Despite being banned by police, a number of people entered Victoria Park for the annual Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: May Tse Despite being banned by police, a number of people entered Victoria Park for the annual Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: May Tse
Despite being banned by police, a number of people entered Victoria Park for the annual Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong court jails 9 activists, ex-lawmakers for roles in banned Tiananmen Square vigil

  • Three others who pleaded guilty to unauthorised assembly given suspended sentences
  • The annual June 4 candlelight commemoration was not approved by police last year for the first time in its history

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Despite being banned by police, a number of people entered Victoria Park for the annual Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: May Tse Despite being banned by police, a number of people entered Victoria Park for the annual Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: May Tse
Despite being banned by police, a number of people entered Victoria Park for the annual Tiananmen Square vigil on June 4, 2020. Photo: May Tse
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