Hong Kong: Thousands join vigil for Tiananmen Square anniversary

Thousands of people in Hong Kong have held a candle-lit vigil to commemorate the 28th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre.

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    Thousands of people in Hong Kong have held a candle-lit vigil to commemorate the 28th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre.

    Attendance has been falling in recent years, with student groups boycotting the event to focus on Hong Kong's own future.

     

    Al Jazeera's Sarah Clarke reports from Hong Kong.


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