Police arrested an organizer of Hong Kong”s annual candlelight vigil commemorating the deadly Tiananmen Square crackdown and warned people not to attend the banned event Friday as the city mutes its pro-democracy voicestransmission control an.
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When the Hong Kong vigil was banned for the second year, authorities cited the risks of large crowds gathering during the coronavirus pandemic. But the action comes amid sweeping moves to control the cityCommences once at least 65 per cent of people age 18 and over have their first dose and COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to decline. Physical distancing and masking will still be required in indoor public spaces., including a new national security law, election changes and arrests of many activists who participated in pro-democracy protests that swept Hong Kong in 2019.