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3Novices:Chinese officials in Hong Kong order events to mark 1967 riots postponed to avoid spoiling handover anniversary celebration

Events to mark this month’s 50th anniversary of the 1967 riots in Hong Kong, organised by people arrested during that time, have been postponed on orders from the Chinese government’s liaison office in the city, which feared the event would spoil celebrations for the 20th anniversary of the handover.
“The rioters planned to show two films and organise a seminar in May, but they were told by the central liaison office not to hold any activities before July 1 and immediately…
May 18, 2017 at 12:06PM http://ift.tt/2qvnGBi
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