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HKFP Lens: ‘We are proud of Hong Kong’: Silence and candles as city pays tribute to Tiananmen dead

“[T]here is one thing clear to everyone one of us. In the history of mankind, there have never been so many people who have – for so many years – gathered together on the same date and at the same place… we are proud of Hong Kong”  – Albert Ho, Victoria Park Tiananmen massacre vigil organiser. 

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Full coverage of the commemorative events around Hong Kong.

tiananmen vigil 2016 hong kong

Full story: Organisers say 125,000 attended Victoria Park Tiananmen vigil, despite boycott

tiananmen vigil 2016 hong kong

The Labour Party’s Lee Cheuk-yan.

See also: Alternative June 4 forum says vigil organiser must change to adapt to younger generations

tiananmen vigil 2016 hong kong

As it happened: Thousands gather to commemorate the 27th anniversary of the Tiananmen massacre

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A pro-independence protester is removed from the stage.

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HKFP Lens: 'We are proud of Hong Kong': Silence and candles as city pays tribute to Tiananmen dead