Tiananmen anniversary: Hong Kong vigil organiser arrested

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    #HongKong police detained one of the organisers of the annual #vigil #commemorating Beijing’s deadly #Tiananmen Square crackdown, as authorities sought to prevent any show of pro-democracy people power on Friday’s sensitive anniversary. About 7,000 officers have been placed on standby to stamp out any attempt to hold a mass #candlelight vigil that Hong Kongers have attended in their thousands each anniversary for the past three decades. FRANCE 24’s Oliver Farry says.

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