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Thousands remember Tiananmen Square crackdown in Hong Kong

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Tens of thousands take part in a candlelight vigil at Hong Kong's Victoria Park June 4, 2012 to mark the 23rd anniversary of the military crackdown of the pro-democracy movement at Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989.

Tyrone Siu / Reuters

Tens of thousands of protesters take part in a candlelight vigil at Hong Kong's Victoria Park June 4, 2012 to mark the 23rd anniversary of the military crackdown of the pro-democracy movement at Beijing's Tiananmen Square.

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Thousands of people attend a candle-lit vigil in Hong Kong to commemorate the pro-democracy students who died in an army crackdown in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989.

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People take part in a a candlelight vigil in Hong Kong on June 4, 2012 held to mark the crackdown on the pro-democracy movement in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 1989. Hundreds, perhaps thousands, are believed to have died when the government sent in tanks and soldiers to clear Tiananmen Square, bringing a violent end to six weeks of pro-democracy protests.

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Portraits of victims of the June 4,1989 bloodshed are displayed at the June 4 Memorial Museum run by pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the June 4th military crackdown on a pro-democracy student movement in Beijing's Tiananmen Square.

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