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Tiananmen anniversary marked by crackdown, Hong Kong vigil ban

China tightened controls over dissidents whereas pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong and elsewhere sought methods to mark the 31st anniversary Thursday of the crushing of the pro-democracy motion centered on Beijing’s Tiananmen Sq.. That got here after authorities in Hong Kong took the extraordinary transfer of canceling an annual candlelight vigil within the semi-autonomous Chinese…

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Nations should uphold human dignity as Covid-19 impacts migrants, refugees: UN Chief

Refugees, internally displaced individuals and migrants are among the many hardest hit because of the Covid-19 pandemic, UN chief Antonio Guterres mentioned, calling on nations to uphold human dignity and respect human rights as journey restrictions and border controls are carried out by governments to regulate the unfold of the virus. Throughout his new coverage…