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Video: Hongkongers pay tribute to Tiananmen dead at June 4 vigil

Tens of thousands gathered Saturday for Hong Kong’s commemoration of the bloody Tiananmen Square crackdown despite many young activists turning their backs on the candlelit vigil as calls grow for greater autonomy from China. Follow HKFP’s full coverage of the commemorations here.

HKFP Writer

Gene Lin

Gene Lin

Gene Lin is a Journalism and Computer Science student at The University of Hong Kong. He worked as a reporter for the 'LIVE: Verified Updates' during the Occupy Central protests. He is also an editor at HKU's first English-language student paper, The Lion Post.

Video: Hongkongers pay tribute to Tiananmen dead at June 4 vigil