Posted inHong Kong

Removal of Tiananmen Massacre statue by University of Hong Kong sparks int’l condemnation

Rights groups, activists and some academics have expressed shock after Hong Kong’s top university removed a controversial monument to Tiananmen Massacre victims in a closely-guarded overnight operation. Workers at the University of Hong Kong (HKU) took away the eight-metre-high Pillar of Shame in two pieces on Wednesday night while students were on their Christmas break. […]