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China's silencing of Tiananmen tributes extends to Hong Kong

Jun. 03, 2021 22:37 PM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — For years, China has quashed any discussion on the mainland of its bloody 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in Beijing's Tiananmen Square, nearly erasing what happened from the collective consciousness. Now it may be Hong Kong's turn, as China's ruling Communist...

AP PHOTOS: Tiananmen crackdown exhibit opens in Hong Kong

May. 31, 2021 04:18 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — The organizer of Hong Kong’s annual Tiananmen Square candlelight vigil has opened its yearly exhibit of photographs and paraphernalia from the bloody 1989 crackdown in Beijing on those calling for democracy in China. The opening comes even as Hong...

Hong Kong bans Tiananmen crackdown vigil for 2nd year

May. 27, 2021 10:55 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong authorities for the second year have banned the June 4 candlelight vigil commemorating the bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protests in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, organizers said Thursday. The Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic...