Latest News from China - June 11, 2005
1. [Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province] Mr. Liu Naihe Brutally Tortured
Mr. Liu Naihe from Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province was recently sent to a brainwashing center where he was brutally tortured. One of the tortures inflicted on him is called "Legs Wide Apart." The victim's legs are pulled very wide apart. It's a very cruel, painful torture. Mr. Liu is now on the verge of death but remains firm and unyielding in his belief. The police have transferred Mr. Liu to the Jiangsu Fangqiang Prison.
2. [Chengdu, Sichuan Province] Ms. Su Weirong Detained
Ms. Su Weirong from Chengdu lives in a dormitory of the Niuwangmiao public transportation company. On about May 23, 2005, her unit PCC secretary tricked her into going to the office where the local district police arrested her. It is said that Ms. Su is detained in the Chengdu City Jinjiang District brainwashing center.
3. [Chengdu, Sichuan Province] Ms. Huangmin and Her Daughter Disappeared
On about May 23, 2005, Ms. Huangmin and her daughter Ms. Heqing from Chengdu, who lived in a private residence in the Xinhong road Wuye dormitory area, lost contact with other people. No one knows where they are. Another destitute and homeless practitioner from another area lived with them for no more than one month. It is believed that the Chengdu police hunted them down and arrested them on May 23.
4. [Gongan County, Hubei Province] Ms. Wang Xianzhen Detained
In June 2005, Ms. Wang Xianzhen's younger son returned home from brainwashing in the Haikou City labor camp. After being brainwashed, he, along with her older son, called the county 610 Office to arrest his mother. Ms. Wang was then sent to the Hubei Wuhan brainwashing center.
5. [Wuhan, Hubei Province] Three Practitioners including Ms. Cai Rufen Detained
On June 2, 2005, the Wuhan City police and the Xinzhou District country guard branch police arrested Ms. Cai Rufen, a 40-year-old Xinzhou District No. 1 high school teacher, searched her home and confiscated her private property including a computer and a printer. During the seizure of her property, Ms. Cai's younger sister, who is not a practitioner, was beaten mercilessly. Ten stitches were required to close the wounds.
The same day practitioner Mr. Miao Heping and Ms. Yu Juping were also detained and had their property confiscated, including a computer, printer and other items.
According to preliminary information, Ms. Cai was imprisoned in the Wuhan first women's detention center, Yu Juping was imprisoned in the Wuhan second women's detention center, and Miao Heping was imprisoned in the Xinzhou District Liuji brainwashing center.
6. [Shuangcheng, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Li Changxin Detained
Mr. Li Changxin, 51, is from Shuangcheng City, Heilongjiang Province. On May 3, 2005, he disappeared on his way back from Daqing to Shangcheng. For the last 40 days his family has been inquiring everywhere but can't find any information about him. Only when the Shuangcheng and Qiqihar police suddenly broke into their home to conduct a search did they learn what had happened. Mr. Li clarified the truth on the bus back to Shuangcheng, was taken to Qiqihar and was tortured.
7. [Tonghua, Jilin Province] Mr. Liu Zhimin and Mr. Wang Yonghe Sent to a Labor Camp
On June 2, 2005, the country guard division police sent Mr. Liu Zhimin and Mr. Wang Yonghe from Tonghua County, Jilin Province to the Changchun Chaoyanggou labor camp where they were tortured.
On the night of March 13, when Mr. Liu was doing Dafa truth-clarifying work, the Tonghua County Kuaida Town CCP secretary, Yuan Xiushen, reported him to the authorities. He and the police arrested Mr. Liu. After two months detention, he was sentenced to one year of forced labor and sent to the Changchun Chaoyanggou labor camp.
The police detained Mr. Wang Yonghe again when he clarified the truth during the first days of May 2005. In 2001, Mr. Wang had been sentenced to one and a half years in a labor camp when he posted truth clarifying materials in the Tonghua County Madang Town copper mine. He suffered brutal torture in the Tonghua City Xishan Labor Camp. Starting in October 2001, he went on a hunger strike to protest the persecution. About a month later he was sent to the Changchun City Province police hospital where the torture continued. On December 24, 2001, he was transferred to the Changchun city Chaoyanggou labor camp. This time Mr. Wang was again sentenced to three years in the labor camp.
8. [Suzhou, Jiangsu Province] Taicang Nanjiao Police Station Police Persecute a Ten- Year-Old Girl
When Taicang Nanjiao policeman Ni Zurong found out that 10-year-old Xu Shiming practiced Falun Gong with her maternal grandmother, he planned to persecute her. First, he took her parents to the 610 Office where agents pressured them into opposing the grandmother's and daughter's practice of Falun Dafa. Then they removed Shiming from her maternal grandmother, with whom she had lived for the past ten years. They also threatened that she would be expelled from her school if she continued practicing. From then on Shiming's parents constantly watched her. The little girl lost the chance to practice and the right to live with her grandmother. As a result, she hurt greatly in both her mind and body.
Also, Taicang 610 Office agents detained Mr. Wangjianwhen he clarified the truth. They imprisoned him in the Taicang detention center for six months. He suffered brutal torture such as being "Nailed to a door plank." On May 25, 2005, he was sentenced to four years in prison.
Policeman Ni Zurong's phone number in police station: 86-512-5340698
The Taicang 610 Office director Wang Xiangyuan: 86-512-53583112-0
9. [Beijing] Mr. Liu Haitao from Nankou, Changping District Detained
In the beginning of June 2005, Mr. Liu Haitao from Nankou, the Changping District, Beijing was arrested while he was distributing truth-clarifying materials. He is now imprisoned in the Changping detention center.
10. [Hebei Province] Ms. Yue Fenghua and Ms. Wu Shuxia from Zhuozhou Qiaodong Arrested and Their Homes Ransacked
On June 5, 2005, Ms. Yue Fenghua from Zhuozhou Qiaodong was reported to the authorities when she clarified the truth at the airport. The police from the country guard division then ransacked her home. On about June 7, the Qiaodong livestock station arrested Ms. Wu Shuxia and ransacked her home.
Related phone numbers:
The police country guard division chief Yang Yugang: 86-312-3853255
Political instructor Xiao Guiming: 86-312-3856350
The Guard 610 Office director Li Ming: 86-312-3636250 (Office) 86-312-3850859 (Home) 86-13703223520
Vice director Cao Zhaolin: 86-312-3636750, 86-13933236469 (Cell)
11. Practitioners from Chengdu, Sichuan Province Arrested
At 11 p.m. on May 20, 2005, police, as well as personnel from the residents' committee broke into Ms. Luo Suyun and Ms. Lai Qizhen's home in Chengdu City Fanglin road No. 4 courtyard and arrested them. At the same time, Ms. Huang Fangping was also arrested in the same manner near Dashixi road. On May 27, the police also arrested Ms. Su Qizhen, who is on the staff of the Chengdu City public transportation No. 1 company. In addition, during the same time period, the police arrested more than one dozen other practitioners in the Dongjiao area.
At 11 p.m. on May 23, 2005, Mr. Zhou Jian, who was destitute and homeless, was arrested at his rented house and his house was ransacked. The police confiscated 8000 yuan in living expenses that was in their bankbook. His sickly wife and five-year-old son were left there with no one to look after them and with no source of income or economic support. Mr. Zhou is now imprisoned in the Hubei Province Xianning City detention center.
12. [Heilongjiang Province] Du Xinli from the Baiquan County Industry and Commerce Bureau Arrested
Du Xinli from the Baiquan County Industry and Commerce Bureau was arrested on May 19, 2005, for distributing truth-clarifying materials at night and is imprisoned in the Baiquan detention center.
Related phone numbers:
The Baiquan County police public security bureau chief Nu: 86-13846222222 (Cell)
The Vice chief Tan Hongyan: 86-13803623381 (Cell)
The 610 Office manager Huang Zhongfu: 86-13504825856 (Cell)
The 610 Office manager Zhu Qingyu: 86-13504825400 (Cell)
The 610 Office: 86-452-7323831 ext. 3610, 3611
The police party chief Ning Hongbo: 86-13054300000 (Cell)
13. [Tieli City, Heilongjiang Province] Mr. Wang Jidan from Shenshu Town Arrested
The police arrested Mr. Wang Jidan from Shenshu Town, Tieli City, Heilongjiang Province, who started to practice in 2003, when he was distributing truth clarification flyers. They took him to the Shenshu police station on the night of June 8, 2005. He is imprisoned in the Tieli detention center.
14. Teacher Han Fei of the Middle School Affiliated with Liaoning Normal University Arrested
On May 4, 2005, teacher Han Fei of the middle school affiliated with Liaoning Normal University was arrested while going to the Dalian City Yaojia detention center to hang truth clarification materials.
15. [Hubei Province] Teacher Zhou Qiang of Yichang Sanxia University Arrested
On June 1, 2005, school security office agents and local 610 Office personnel forced teacher Zhou Qiang of Yichang Sanxia University into a car. Then they sent Zhou Qiang to the Wuhan brainwashing center.
16. [Weifang, Shandong Province] For the Second Time Ms. Xin Jinyan Sent to a Labor Camp
On the night of May 12, 2005, Ms. Xin Jinyan (about 40) from the Weicheng District, Weifang City was reported to the authorities when she tried to hang a banner reading "Celebrate Falun Dafa's Glory, Spread for 13 Years," on a Beigong Street. The police took her to the Beigong police station. The authorities watched the police mercilessly beat Ms. Xin. At the same time Xu Wensheng from the Weicheng police sub-station led some policemen to Ms. Xin's home. Her family was not there, but they confiscated all of their valuables. The second day the north Weicheng District Hekou residents' committee ordered that Ms. Xin be transferred to the Weifang City brainwashing center. In the brainwashing center Ms. Xin refused to comply with their demands, so on June 3, she was sent to the Shandong Wangcun labor camp. This is the second time that Ms. Xin has been sent to a labor camp. In 2000 she was sentenced to three years of forced labor for practicing Falun Gong.
17. [Henan Province] Practitioners from Kaifeng Dongjiao Arrested
At 9 p.m. on May 28, 2005, a police patrol near Dongjiao Wangtun Town arrested Ms. Zhao Yumei, Ms. Liu Yuzhi and Ms. Kong Xianghua from Kaifeng Dongjiao, Henan Province. The same night the police station forced three practitioners' families to pay 600 yuan each to get them released. The second morning after they were released, the police from the Kaifeng City Dongjiao sub-station arrested the three practitioners again, despite the money extorted from their families. They are now imprisoned in the Kaifeng City detention center.
On the evening of March 8, 2004, the Dongjiao Town police station sent out four or five policemen to scale the wall to the courtyard and arrested Ms. Wang Xiuyun at her home. She had tried to stop the slanderous propaganda against Falun Dafa. For this she was sent to a labor camp for three years.
Kaifeng City suburban district police sub-station chief Zhao Rongbo: 86-378-5322461 (Office), 86-13903786186 (Cell), 86-378-3938658 (Home)
Vice chief Chenghui: 86-378-5322466 (Office), 86-13937806886 (Cell)
Suburban 610 Office vice director Wang Fugang, Li Liuhai: 86-13343782865 (Cell)
Suburban police station chief Jin Gang: 86-378-5322471
18. [Hebei Province] Tian Xiurong from Anren Village, Xinqiao Town, Gaobeidian City Arrested
Ms. Tian Xiurong from Anren Village, Xinqiao Town, Gaobeidian City started practicing Falun Dafa in the first lunar month of 1998. On May 15, 2005, Tian Xiurong was reported to the authorities when she posted Dafa truth-clarifying materials and the Xinlizhuang Town police arrested her. She is currently held in the city police station detention center.
Also, a few months ago, Ms. Zhang Shulan was forced to leave her home after the police pursued her for posting Dafa truth-clarifying materials. The police continue to go to her home in an attempt to find and persecute her.
The Police department phone:
The Gaobeidian City police bureau: 86-312-2919123
The Gaobeidian City police state guard division: 86-312-2919003
The Gaobeidian City police station detention center: 86-312-2831214
The Xinqiao town police station: 86-312-2772727, 86-312-2773241
The police station Chief Yang Guibo; political instructor Bi Jingwei
The Xinlizhuang police station: 86-312-2858134
19. [Heilongjiang Province] Ms. He Lihua on a Hunger Strike in the Daqing Detention Center
Ms. He Lihua, about 38 years old, lives in Longgang building 1-2 No. 4-601. She is on the staff of the water supply company. She started practicing Falun Gong in 1998. On April 23, 2002, she was imprisoned for three years in a labor camp, but because of her righteous thoughts she was released on bail for medical treatment. On April 13, 2005, she went to distribute truth-clarifying materials and was beaten until she was unconscious. She refused to give the police her name, and she was imprisoned in the Daqing detention center. She is now on a hunger strike to protest her unlawful confinement.
20. [Xiangtan, Hunan Province] Ms. Wang Duohong Arrested and Her Whereabouts Are Unknown
Three days ago Ms. Wang Duohong from Xiangtan, Hunan Province passed through Yongzhou City, Hunan Province and got off at the train station in Lengshuitan. The Lengshuitan police immediately arrested her. Now her whereabouts are unknown.
21. [Qingyuan, Liaoning Province] Ms. Li Guizhi Arrested
At 11 a.m. on June 7, 2005, the police from Liaoning Province, Fushun City, Qingyuan County arrested Ms. Li Guizhi from Qingyuan County. It is believed that the police wanted to reach their "quota" of Falun Dafa arrests.
22. [Chuzhou, Anhui Province] Ms. Mu Liansong Released
Ms. Mu Liansong from Anhui Province was detained on May 13, 2005, and she was released in the first ten days of June 2005.
23. [Shandong Province] Agents from the Shengli Oil Field 610 Office Arrested Ms. Wang Qingmei
On May 11, 2005, when Ms. Wang Qingmei was clarifying the truth, the police arrested her and sent her to the Shengli Oil Picking factory brainwashing center. She was detained for one month. Because Ms. Wang went on a hunger strike to protest the brainwashing, the Shengli Oil Field 610 Office and brainwashing center were afraid their actions would be exposed. They therefore refused to allow her family to see her. Ms. Wang's husband, who is not a practitioner, was detained in the brainwashing center after visiting her.
The Shengli Oil Field 610 Office: 86-546-8703610, 86-546-8710427, 86-546-8710428
The Shengli Oil Field 610 Office fax: 86-546-8710613
24. [Qinhuangdao, Hebei Province] Practitioners from the Beidaihe District Caigezhuang Arrested
On June 6, 2005, practitioners from the Beidaihe District Caigezhuang, Qinhuangdao, Hebei Province were arrested. One of them is Ms. Wang Yongjiu, in her 60's, from Qinhuangdao. Her home was ransacked, and she was detained in the Qinhuangdao Haigang police sub-station.
On the night of June 8, 2005, the Hebei Qinhuangdao Zhangzhuang police station arrested Ms. Liu Xuelan, also in her 60's. They released her on the same day. Later they ransacked her home and found The Nine Commentaries on the Communist Party. She has had to leave her own home and become homeless to escape further persecution.