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NGOs condemn Hong Kong’s Tiananmen Massacre vigil ban, amid reports of huge police deployment

Tensions are rising in Hong Kong before the anniversary of the Tiananmen Massacre, with police deploying thousands of officers to enforce a ban on group vigils to honour victims. Catholic churches set to hold June 4 masses to mourn victims of the 1989 killings have been targeted by nearby roadside banners describing them as “evil […]