About 2,000 riot officers will be deployed on Hong Kong Island while another 1,000 will be in other districts, such as Mong Kok. Photo: Robert Ng
About 2,000 riot officers will be deployed on Hong Kong Island while another 1,000 will be in other districts, such as Mong Kok. Photo: Robert Ng

Tiananmen vigil: thousands of Hong Kong police officers mobilised for banned June 4 events

  • The force says the ban will be officially enforced on the grounds of existing Covid-19 restrictions
  • Those trying to circumvent the rules by breaking into smaller groups will still be breaking the law, according to police

About 2,000 riot officers will be deployed on Hong Kong Island while another 1,000 will be in other districts, such as Mong Kok. Photo: Robert Ng
About 2,000 riot officers will be deployed on Hong Kong Island while another 1,000 will be in other districts, such as Mong Kok. Photo: Robert Ng
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