Our world in pictures: Week 22 of 2021
Students participate in the annual clean-up of “The Pillar of Shame”, a work of art dedicated to the victims of the 1989 Beijing Tiananmen Square massacre, at the University of Hong Kong in Hong Kong, China, 04 June 2021 For the second year in a Police force banned the annual candlelight vigil in Victoria Park marking the Tiananmen Square massacre in 1989, citing the continuing threat to public health posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. EPA-EFE / JEROME FAVRE
Here is an incomplete, yet surprising and moving image gallery of this week’s events around the world.
Thanks to Kim McCarthy of Gallo Images for her generous help in producing this selection of images. DM / ML