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Hong Kong park empty on Tiananmen anniversary for first time in 32 years

AFP, 04 Jun 2021
Huge crowds have routinely gathered in Hong Kong's Victoria Park to mark the anniversary of Chinese troops crushing peaceful democracy protests in Beijing's Tiananmen Square on June 4, 1989. But this year police blocked access to the park, warning the public to stay away and leaving it devoid of protesters for the traditional 8pm candlelight vigil for the first time since 1989. of Victoria Park and of police and people exercising

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