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Nine Hong Kong activists get 6-10 months in prison for unauthorised Tiananmen vigil

Nine Hong Kong pro-democracy activists were sentenced to between six and 10 months in prison on Wednesday for taking part in an unauthorised assembly at last year's vigil for the victims of China's 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown on protesters. The former British colony, which returned to Chinese rule in 1997 with the promise of wide-ranging freedoms,
Nine Hong Kong activists get 6-10 months in prison for unauthorised Tiananmen vigil
8 days ago|Hong Kong

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Hong Kong: Activists jailed for joining banned Tiananmen vigil

Nine activists are sentenced for joining a banned vigil last year commemorating the 1989 massacre.

8 days ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Hong Kong: Activists jailed for joining banned Tiananmen vigil

Nine activists are sentenced for joining a banned vigil last year commemorating the 1989 massacre.

8 days ago|United Kingdom
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Nine Hong Kong activists get 6-10 months in prison for unauthorised Tiananmen vigil

By Sara Cheng HONG KONG - Nine Hong Kong pro-democracy activists were sentenced to between six and 10 months in prison on Wednesday for taking part in an unauthorised assembly at last year's vigil for the victims of China's 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown on protesters. The former British colony, which returned to Chinese rule in 1997 with the promise of wide-ranging freedoms,

8 days ago|United Kingdom
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Nine Hong Kong Activists Get 6-10 Months in Prison for Unauthorised Tiananmen Vigil

Nine Hong Kong pro-democracy activists were sentenced to between six and 10 months in prison on Wednesday for taking part in an unauthorised assembly at last year’s vigil for the victims of China’s 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown on protesters.

7 days ago|India
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Hong Kong activists sentenced to 6-10 months in prison for Tiananmen Square vigil - National

The vigils have been banned by police citing COVID-19 restrictions on public gatherings, but the ban was seen by many activists as an attempt to shut down defiance to Beijing.

8 days ago|Toronto, Canada
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Hong Kong activists jailed over Tiananmen crackdown vigil

Nine Hong Kong activists and ex-lawmakers have been handed jail sentences of up to 10 months over their roles in last year’s banned Tiananmen Square candlelight vigil

8 days ago|United States
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Hong Kong court jails 9 activists, ex-lawmakers for roles in banned June 4 vigil

Nine Hong Kong opposition activists and former politicians have been jailed for up to 10 months over their roles in last year’s banned Tiananmen Square vigil, while three others were given suspended sentences.Wednesday’s ruling at the District Court marked the second sentence imposed on organisers and participants in the annual candlelight event at Victoria Park.Police had banned last year’s event for the first time in over three decades, citing…

8 days ago|Hong Kong
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Hong Kong activists jailed over Tiananmen crackdown vigil

Nine Hong Kong activists and ex-lawmakers have been handed jail sentences of up to 10 months over their roles in last year’s banned Tiananmen Square candlelight vigil

8 days ago|Washington, United States
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Hong Kong activists jailed over Tiananmen crackdown vigil

HONG KONG (AP) — Nine Hong Kong activists and ex-lawmakers on Wednesday were handed jail sentences of up to 10 months over their roles in last year’s banned Tiananmen Square candlelight vigil, the latest blow in an ongoing crackdown on…

8 days ago|United States
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Nine Hong Kong Activists Given Jail Terms For Joining Tiananmen Vigil

Nine veteran democracy activists in Hong Kong were sentenced to between six and 10 months in jail on Wednesday for joining a Tiananmen vigil banned by police last year. Three others were handed suspended sentences on the same charges of joining an unlawful assembly or inciting others to join. The sentencing came one week after leaders of the group behind the annual vigil were separately accused of inciting subversion following a police raid at a…

8 days ago|United States
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