Tiananmen Square: China raises national flag to mark first day of 2023

China on Sunday marked the first day of 2023 with a flag-raising ceremony at Tiananmen Square.People gathered in Beijing's Tiananmen Square to watch an honour guard raise the national flag.On Saturday, the country’s leader Xi Jinping said that China “stands on the right side of history” in a New Year’s address that came as questions swirl over economic and political challenges at home and abroad.CCTV