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An activist behind the annual Tiananmen Square vigil in Hong Kong was sentenced to 15 months prison on Jan. 4 for inciting others to participate in an unauthorized assembly last year to commemorate victims of the June, 4, 1989, massacre at the hands of the Chinese regime. “It can be foreseen that the public space to discuss June 4 will disappear entirely,” Chow Hang-tung told the court in tears after being sentenced. “Tyranny is greedy, red lines will keep expanding.” Chow, 36, a barrister and former vice chairman of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China, was arrested on June 4, 2021. That day, hundreds of locals gathered near a Hong Kong park to remember those who died in 1989 despite a Hong Kong government ban citing coronavirus concerns. The alliance, a pro-democracy group founded in May 1989, was the organizer for the annual candlelight …