A group of police officers are seen in Victoria Park on Friday afternoon. Photo: Nora Tam A group of police officers are seen in Victoria Park on Friday afternoon. Photo: Nora Tam
A group of police officers are seen in Victoria Park on Friday afternoon. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong’s Tiananmen vigil: police close down part of Victoria Park to stop candlelight gatherings for banned June 4 event

  • Police surround football pitches and lawn areas of Causeway Bay park on Friday afternoon
  • Move comes as force deploys 7,000 officers across city to prepare for potential protests amid online calls for people to gather

Topic |   June 4 vigil in Hong Kong
A group of police officers are seen in Victoria Park on Friday afternoon. Photo: Nora Tam A group of police officers are seen in Victoria Park on Friday afternoon. Photo: Nora Tam
A group of police officers are seen in Victoria Park on Friday afternoon. Photo: Nora Tam
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