Six hours before 8pm on Friday when Hongkongers would normally have lit candles to remember the 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown, police swooped in on Victoria Park and threw a tight cordon around it.Several thousand officers patrolled the grounds and surrounding areas, erected metal barricades and orange tape, and stood on guard in the hot sun. When workers left their offices in the evening, stop-and-search operations at several crowded locations were mounted, targeting those wearing black and…



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