Latest News from China - August 9, 2005
- [Jilin Province] Ms. Zhang Liping, Tortured by the Changchun No. 3 Detention Center, is in Critical Condition
- [Changle County, Shandong Province] Practitioner Ms. Yang Mingxiang Arrested by the Local 610 Office
- [Tieli Shuangfeng, Heilongjaing Province] Ms. Ma Hong Illegally Arrested and Detained
- [Pei County, Jiangsu Province] Persecution Details of Seven Practitioners
- [Dalian City, Liaoning Province] Ms. Ma Xueqing Arrested
- [Zaozhuang, Shandong Province] Song Zhaotian Arrested and Abducted From her Home by the 610 Office
- [Panzhihua City, Sichuan Province] The Situation of Ms. Zhang Peiyun's Arrest
- [Gaocheng, Hebei Province] Practitioners Ms. Zhang Jianfeng and Ms. Li Fuxin Arrested
- [Baotou City, Inner Mongolia] Mr. Yang Yurong Arrested
- [Longkou City, Shandong Province] Ms. Chu Hua from Dajinjia Village of Shiliang Town Arrested
1. [Jilin Province] Ms. Zhang Liping, Tortured by the Changchun No. 3 Detention Center, is in Critical Condition
Ms. Zhang Liping, 33 years old, is a resident of Liaoyuan City. She is currently being detained at the Changchun No. 3 Detention Center for preparing Dafa materials. She has been tortured very severely and can hardly look after herself. Currently she is receiving emergency treatment at Changchun City Tiebei Jail and Forced Labor Camp Hospital. Her life is in immediate danger.
The phone number for the Director of the Changchun No. 3 Detention Center: 86-431-4162709 ext 8041
The Political Instructor: 86-431-4162709 ext. 8042
2. [Changle County, Shandong Province] Practitioner Ms. Yang Mingxiang Arrested by the Local 610 Office
At 11:40 a.m. on August 2, 2005, Ms. Yang Mingxiang, from Changle County Garment Factory, was arrested and abducted from her home by the Changle County 610 Office. She is currently being jailed at the Weifang City Brainwashing Class. The authorities extorted two thousand yuan in cash from her.
3. [Tieli Shuangfeng, Heilongjaing Province] Ms. Ma Hong Illegally Arrested and Detained
Ms. Ma Hong, around 30 years old, is a taxi-driver and a resident of Tieli Shuangfeng, Heilongjiang Province. She was arrested on June 2, 2005, by the Shuangfeng Police Substation and is still detained there today.
4. [Pei County, Jiangsu Province] Persecution Details of Seven Practitioners
Ms. Wang Guilan was over 60 years old. In November 2004, she was reported, arrested and taken to the Pei County Public Security Bureau. In July 2005, the court sentenced her to three years, and she has been sent to Nanjing City for detention.
Ms. Zhang Xiufeng, (over sixty years old), and Ms. Dong Min, (over 40 years old), were arrested while clarifying the truth and were sentenced to two years of forced labor. They are currently being jailed at Nanjing Jurong Labor Camp. Ms. Dong Min was tortured until she became unable to eat and then fell unconscious. She was sent home in May 2005.
Ms. Zhang Xiufeng's daughter, Ms. Wang Xinchun, and the following practitioners, are being jailed at Nanjing Jail. It is said that they have to do seventeen hours of slave labor eacg day, starting at 5:00 a.m. and finishing at 10:00 p.m.
Mr. Pan Xujun, 36 years old, a teacher, was sentenced to seven years.
Mr. Zong Xunyong, 34 years old, a bank employee, was sentenced to six years.
Mr. Cao Houchun, 32 years old, an engineer, was sentenced to nine years.
Ms. Wang Xinchun, 34 years old, an employee for the Education Committee, was sentenced to nine years.
5. [Dalian City, Liaoning Province] Ms. Ma Xueqing Arrested
In the morning on July 28, 2005, Ms. Ma Xueqing from Dalian City was arrested on her way to work (at Kunming Street and Zhongshan Street). The Dalian City Public Security Bureau and the local police were involved in arresting him, and the responsible person is Liang Kun. Ms. Ma Xueqing is currently detained in the police substation.
6. [Zaozhuang, Shandong Province] Song Zhaotian Arrested and Abducted From her Home by the 610 Office
On August 5, 2005, Song Zhaotian, from Zaozhuang in Shandong Province, was arrested from his home by the 610 Office.
7. [Panzhihua City, Sichuan Province] The Situation of Ms. Zhang Peiyun's Arrest
At around 12 o'clock noon on July 12, 2005, Ms. Zhang Peiyun, who had become homeless for four years, was found and arrested by the police when she was on her way home to Zhuanpanchu, Zaoziping, Panzhihua City. Ms. Zhang Peiyun is currently being jailed at Yanbian County Detention Center and is being tortured there.
The relevant phone numbers:
Yanbian County Detention Center: 86-812-8653630
The Reception Office of the National Security Team of the Panzhihua City
Public Security Bureau: 86-812-3332018
The team leader: 86-812-3323362
The deputy team leader: 86-812-3323021, 86-812-3323035
The 610 Office: 86-812-3323020
8. [Gaocheng, Hebei Province] Practitioners Ms. Zhang Jianfeng and Ms. Li Fuxin Arrested
On the afternoon on August 5, 2005, two police vehicles from the Gaocheng City Public Security Bureau of Hebei City broke into Ms. Zhang Jianfeng and Ms. Li Fuxin's home in Xiaoguozhuang Village of Zengcun Town. The police arrested them and took them to the Gaocheng City Detention Center.
Sang Gangwei, director of the Gaocheng 610 Office: 86-311-88041042,
Wei Liyan: 86-311-88110029, 86-13933141926 (Cell)
Tian Anguo, National Security Team: 86-311-88110090 (Office), 86-13931124835 (Cell)
The Detention Center: 86-311-88042439
9. [Baotou City, Inner Mongolia] Mr. Yang Yurong Arrested
Mr. Yang Yurong from Baotou City, Inner Mongolia, over 60 years old, is being detained at No. 19 Youyi Dajie, District No. 2. Twenty days ago Mr. Yang's home was searched and he was arrested by the team leader of the National Security Team of the Youyi Police Substation, Zheng Da'an.
10. [Longkou City, Shandong Province] Ms. Chu Hua from Dajinjia Village of Shiliang Town Arrested
Ms. Chu Hua, from Dajinjia Village, Shiliang Town, Longkou City, Shandong Province, was arrested by the police and taken to the Shiliang Police Substation without warrant.