Hong Kong park empty on Tiananmen anniversary but protests flicker

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    A #HongKong park that traditionally hosts huge vigils on the anniversary of #China’s deadly #Tiananmen #Square crackdown lay empty for the first time late Friday as police blocked access, but flashes of defiance still flickered across the city.

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