Electric candles line the windows of the US consulate in Central on Saturday. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Electric candles line the windows of the US consulate in Central on Saturday. Photo: Yik Yeung-man

Western consulates in Hong Kong ignore Beijing appeal not to openly comment on Tiananmen Square crackdown anniversary

  • Reminders by Chinese foreign ministry office sent out in recent days, including to top diplomats of European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macau
  • US Secretary of State Antony Blinken earlier accused Beijing of censorship over city authorities’ decision to close off parts of former vigil site Victoria Park

Electric candles line the windows of the US consulate in Central on Saturday. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Electric candles line the windows of the US consulate in Central on Saturday. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
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