Latest News from China - June 4, 2005
1. [Yingcheng City, Hebei Province] Mr. Wan Chao Almost Tortured to Death
On February 25, 2005, practitioner Mr. Wan Chao from Qiuxu Primary School in Langjun Town, Yingcheng City, was detained at his work place. Section Chief Chen Jianping from the Xiaogan City Police State Security First Division Reconnaissance Branch; Cao Junwen, Xu Tao, and He Jianshe from the Yingcheng City Police Department; Wang Jiangtao, director of the Langjun Town Police Substation; and Xu Hanpeng were responsible for the arrest. Mr. Wan was imprisoned in the Xiaogan City First Detention Center.
To resist the detention and torture, Mr. Wan started to fast at the end of May. By June 3 he had fasted for seven days and was becoming very emaciated. Before this, in August 2004, he had fasted in the same detention center to resist his detention and was diagnosed by the Xiaogan City First People's Hospital with pneumonia, pulmonary tuberculosis and malnutrition. Mr. Wan is now very weak and at the edge of death. The Xiaogan City First Detention Center is now planning to force-feed him.
Related phone numbers:
Country code: 86, City code: 712
Qiuxu Primary School: 3518854
Yingcheng City Education Committee: 3222104
Langjun Town Police Substation: 3224515
Yingcheng City State Security Division, Nie Moshan (person in charge): 13971940576 (Cell)
Yingcheng City 610 Office: 3246610
Xiaogan City First Detention Center: 2831146
2. [Anqiu City, Shandong Province] Police Arrest Ms. Wang Yulan and Ms. Lin Shuzhen
On the evening of May 29, 2005, Ms. Wang Yulan and Ms. Lin Shuzhen from Anqiu City were arrested by police when they distributed truth clarification material in Guanwang Town, Heqia Village. It's not clear where they are imprisoned.
Anqiu Guanwang Town Police Substation: 86-536-4331189
3. [Tianshui City, Gansu Province] Maiji District Police Arrested Mr. Zhang Zhiming
On May 30, 2005, Feng Jitang led police from the Maiji District Police Station in Tianshui City and arrested practitioner Mr. Zhang Zhiming.
4. [Changchun, Jilin Province] Ms. Cui Yufang and Others Arrested for Clarifying the Truth
On May 25, 2005, Ms. Cui Yufang from Changchun went out to clarify the truth with a couple Ms. Han, and Mr. Ma. Staff of the Kaixuan Road Police Station arrested them. Now Ms. Cui and Ms. Han are imprisoned in Changchun Third Detention Center, and Mr. Ma is imprisoned in Tiebei Detention Center. Ms. Han and Mr. Ma have a 14-year-old daughter whom nobody taking care of.
5. [Tianshui, Gansu Province] Wang Yuping Is Imprisoned in Linxia Prison
Related phone numbers:
Country code: 86, City code: 930
Linxia Prison Warden: 6214321
Deputy Warden: 6215308;6225144
Deputy Political Commissar: 6213153;6219930 (Home)
Linxia State Supervision Bureau Chief: 6214291
Office One: 6214565
Security Bureau Chief: 6215872
6. [Kaifeng, Henan Province] Ms. Qi Guizhi and Ms. Pan Meilian Arrested
On May 10, 2005, Ms. Qi Guizhi and Ms. Pan Meilian from Kaifeng were caught by Songmenguan Police Substation officers. After ransacking their home, officers from the Shunhe District Police Sub-Station applied to arrest Ms. Qi.
Related phone numbers:
Country code: 86, City code: 378
Shunhe District "Procuratorat" Chief Liu Wei: 13937869368 (Cell)
Deputy Prosecutor Chief Song Tianxing: 13903786159 (Cell), 5971398 (Home), 2820794 (Office)
Deputy Prosecutor Chief Duan Sue: 13839997377 (Cell), 3152048 (Home), 2854565 (Office)
Deputy Prosecutor Chief Cui Guoji: 13598750990 (Cell), 2853424 (Office)
Deputy Prosecutor Chief Cui Jianwei: 13903786123 (Cell), 2925875 (Home), 2854009 (Office)
7. [Beijing] Ms. Cui Huiyun Is Imprisoned in Beijing's Daxing Prison
Ms. Cui Huiyun, 45, is from Beijing. Since July 20, 1999, she has gone to Tiananmen Square to validate Dafa many times. In 2001 the police arrested her. They made her stand outside during wintertime, sprayed her with cold water, beat her, and didn't let her sleep. Eight days latter she was released. After she came back, some people reported to the authorities that she had distributed truth clarifying material. To avoid being harassed by the local police, she was forced to leave her home.
Later Ms. Cui Huiyun went to Hebei Province and was illegally arrested by Hebei police, put in foot shackles and handcuffs, and sentenced to two years in prison. Ms. Cui was transferred to Baoding Prison, where she also suffered brutal torture.
In August 2004, she went to distribute material and was reported to authorities by an attendant in Beijing City's Tiejiangying District. She was arrested and sentenced to three years in prison and is now still in Beijing Daxing Prison.
Ms. Cui Huiyun's home phone: 86-10-8768-9251, 86-10-6760-6500
Her son's cell phone: 86-13911072201
Her younger brother's phone: 86-10-67638797 Cell: 86-13011839311
8. [Chaoyang District, Beijing] Chencheng from Guanzhuang Was Arrested
One morning in late May 2005, Chencheng from Guanzhuang in the Chaoyang District of Beijing, was reported to authorities for distributing truth-clarifying material and was arrested by officers from the local police station. This practitioner is being held in the Chaoyang Sub-District Police Station.
9. [Hengshui, Hebei Province] Ms. Wang Suorong Sent to Baoding Gaoyang Forced Labor Camp
On the afternoon of April 21, 2005, when Ms. Wang Suorong from Hengshui was clarifying the truth, plainclothes police took her away. Five police officers, four men and one woman, later searched her home and confiscated Dafa tapes and materials. She was sentenced to one year and sent to the Baoding Gaoyang Forced Labor Camp.
10. [Hubei Province] Suizhou City Maternity & Children's Hospital Physician-in-Charge Ms. Qiu Lilan Arrested
Ms. Qiu Lilan is a physician-in-charge at the Suizhou City Mother and Children's Hospital. On the morning of June 1, 2005, she was arrested at her workplace, and no news of her has been heard since.
11. [Henan Province] Practitioners from the Nanyang Dengzhou and Youtian Districts Being Persecuted
Ms. Tian Songlin, 67, is from Dengzhou City. On May 18, 2005, both she and Ms. Pi Yunhua were arrested at her home.
Persons involved in their persecution:
Country code: 86, City code: 377
Dengzhou State Security Division Chief Wang Jingmin: 13503901878 (Cell), 62192018 (Home)
State security Division Deputy Chief Ding Jiannan: 13838986798 (Cell)
Mr. Ma Gang was caught by someone from the Youtian Refinery Factory's security department when he clarified the truth.
Accuser Yao Tao: 63823362
Refinery Factory Security Department Secretary: 63827035
Security Department Vice Minister: 63827149
CCP office Director: 63827243
Ms. Liu Lianxiang was arrested in the middle of April 2005 and is now illegally imprisoned in the Tanghe Houjing No. 2 Detention Center.
Youtian CCP Party Committee Secretary: 63832005
Bureau Chief: 63832001
Deputy Bureau Chief: 63832013
Bureau CCP Party committee office (Concurrent 610 office): 63832006
Youtian Police Station State Security Division: 63832543
Youtian Police Station Public Security Division: 63832010
12. [Jilin] Mr. Sun Changping Unconditionally Released from Changchun Chaoyanggou Forced Labor Camp
On June 1, 2005, Mr. Sun Changping from Fusong County, Baishan City, was unconditionally released from Changchun Chaoyanggou Forced Labor Camp.
13. [Huangshi, Hubei Province] Mr. Tian Yuanhuai Was Arrested
Mr. Tian Yuanhuai from Huangshi was taken away by police without any reason and sent to Wuhan Province's brainwashing class.
14. [Beijing] Feng Shaoming Couple from the Chaoyang District Arrested
Mr. Feng Shaoming and Ms. Du live in Beijing in the Chaoyang District, Xibeihe Beili building 10, 14th Floor, Door 4. In the middle of May of this year, they were just going out to look for jobs, but right after they stepped out the door, a dozen persons arrested them and ransacked their home. Now nobody knows where Mr. Feng and Ms. Du are.
15. [Harbin, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Guo Xiuhua Was Arrested
On June 1, 2005, Ms. Guo Xiuhua from Harbin was taken away from her workplace by officers of the Xiangfang District Police Station.
16. [Shuangcheng, Heilongjiang Province] Siege of Ms. Meng Zhaohua's Home
Since 5 p.m. on June 3, 2005, Ms. Meng Zhaohua's home in Shuancheng City has been surrounded by Harbin and Shuangcheng City police officers trying to catch her.
17. [Fengcheng, Liaoning Province] More Information about Ms. Gao Shulian
Ms. Gao Shulian, 70, was of the Hui tribe. She was an accountant for the Liaoning Province Dandong Fengcheng City First Hospital. She suffered many diseases but after practicing Falun Dafa, she became healthy.
On March 14, 2003, when Ms. Gao was distributing truth clarifying material, somebody reported her to the authorities. She was illegally arrested by Fengcheng 110 police and imprisoned in the detention center, where she was forced to write repentance statements and had 4000 yuan extorted from her, 2000 for a so-called "fine" and the other 2000 as "Guarantee" money. Fifteen days later she was released. She then wrote a solemn statement saying that her forced declaration in the detention center was completely invalid and that she would be a practicing Dafa disciple in the future.
On November 24, 2003, Ms. Gao Shulian was caught again by police in Xinmin Village and detained in the police station for one night. This frightened her so much that she continued to live in fear. In September 2004, she got sick. She died in October.