At Victoria Park, social-distancing rules were set aside as participants lit candles in remembrance of the victims of the June 4 crackdown. Photo: Sam Tsang At Victoria Park, social-distancing rules were set aside as participants lit candles in remembrance of the victims of the June 4 crackdown. Photo: Sam Tsang
At Victoria Park, social-distancing rules were set aside as participants lit candles in remembrance of the victims of the June 4 crackdown. Photo: Sam Tsang

Tiananmen vigil in Hong Kong draws thousands despite coronavirus-related ban

  • Police stand back as crowds pour into Victoria Park in Causeway Bay and take up a couple of soccer pitches
  • Show of defiance comes on a politically charged day as legislature passes a law criminalising disrespect for national anthem

Topic |   June 4 vigil in Hong Kong
At Victoria Park, social-distancing rules were set aside as participants lit candles in remembrance of the victims of the June 4 crackdown. Photo: Sam Tsang At Victoria Park, social-distancing rules were set aside as participants lit candles in remembrance of the victims of the June 4 crackdown. Photo: Sam Tsang
At Victoria Park, social-distancing rules were set aside as participants lit candles in remembrance of the victims of the June 4 crackdown. Photo: Sam Tsang
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