Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong (centre) pleaded guilty on Friday to taking part in a banned Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: Sam Tsang Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong (centre) pleaded guilty on Friday to taking part in a banned Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong (centre) pleaded guilty on Friday to taking part in a banned Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong, three others plead guilty to taking part in 2020 Tiananmen Square vigil

  • District councillors Lester Shum, Tiffany Yuen and Jannelle Rosalynne Leung also admit knowingly taking part in unauthorised assembly, an offence that could earn them five years’ jail
  • The group are the first of 26 charged over the June 4 commemoration to enter pleas; media mogul Jimmy Lai is also among the accused, two of whom have absconded

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong (centre) pleaded guilty on Friday to taking part in a banned Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: Sam Tsang Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong (centre) pleaded guilty on Friday to taking part in a banned Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong (centre) pleaded guilty on Friday to taking part in a banned Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: Sam Tsang
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