Latest News from China - August 20, 2005
1. [Luzhou City, Sichuan Province] Mr. Hu Jinbin from Naxi District Was Abducted
At 9:30 a.m. on July 19, 2005, Mr. Hu Jinbin got a phone call from his work unit (No. 7 Chemical Engineering & Construction Company) and was asked to go to the company to help take care of an emergency. Upon stepping out of his door, several police officers handcuffed him. Afterwards he was brought to his parents-in-law's residence and made to call at the door (they are all Dafa practitioners). After they opened the door for him, a gang of police swarmed in and separated the family members to keep watch over them. Then they ransacked the residence wantonly, and confiscated nine Dafa books, a tape of exercise music, 91 pieces of truth-clarification material, a laptop computer, a broadband server, an HP printer, a heat-calendar coating machine, an MP3 player, a radio, a cellular phone, and a palm pilot. Meantime, Hu Jinbin and his wife, Li Hong, were both taken away.
On the afternoon of July 19, Ms. He Shifang was also arrested on her way back home, and the police forced their way into her residence to ransack it. On the same day, Mr. Jiang Jirong was abducted, and his two computers, three printers and other tools were stolen.
On the morning of August 2, when Ms. Xiong Zhiying was returning home from grocery shopping, the police abducted her, and they took some Dafa materials and tools from her residence.
On the morning of August 11, Mr. Li Shusheng, Hu Jinbin's father-in-law, got a phone call from his work unit (Torch Factory) and was asked to go to the factory to deal with some important issues. Upon arriving at the factory, the police abducted him.
2. [Panjin City, Liaoning Province] Zou Liming Is Holding a Hunger Strike in Panjin City Forced Labor Camp
At about 2 p.m. on August 16, 2005, when Mr. Zou Liming was taking a rest in the Petroleum & Chemical Community of the No. 3 Plant, Liu Dahan and others from Panjin City Forced Labor Camp abducted him and took him to the labor camp. Currently he is holding a hunger strike.
In 2003, he was detained in Panjin City Forced Labor Camp and released for medical treatment after his health deteriorated there.
3. [Tianshui City, Gansu Province] Liu Xiaomin Arrested
Ms. Liu Xiaomin, a retired staff member from the Tianshui City Real Estate Company, suffered from polio, paralysis of the upper limbs, and walking difficulty since childhood. Medical treatments in every way proved to be useless. Since cultivating Falun Dafa, she can walk nimbly, and is able to do some work on her own.
She went to Beijing to appeal for Falun Dafa and was sent back and illegally detained. Moreover, she was sentenced to a forced labor camp for one year. After returning home from the labor camp, she has been harassed by relevant personnel. On June 27, 2005, many staff members from the Tianshui City Police Department visited Liu Xiaomin's residence. They abducted her and took her to the Political Security Section and confiscated her computer, printer, CD burner, and some issues of Clearwisdom Weekly.
The Chief of Political Security Section, Qinzhou District Police Department, and Pei Guilin: 86-938-8281913
4. [Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region] Ms. Xi Hua Being Held in Yinchuan Women's Forced Labor Camp
In May 2005, when Ms. Xi Hua was distributing Dafa truth material, she was tracked and abducted by police from the Xixia District Police Department of Yinchuan City. Afterwards, she was sentenced to a forced labor camp for one and a half years, and is now being detained in the Yinchuan City Women's Forced Labor Camp. She once was sentenced to jail for three years.
Responsible units and people:
Phone number of the Yinchuan City Women's Forced Labor Camp: 86-951-4074562
Labor camp director: Tang Ning, 86-951-4086189 (Office), 86-951-8671689 (personal access phone)
Guard section: Zhao Xuehua, 86-951-4074562-105
Brigade of State Security: 86-951-3065841, 86-951-3065847
Director of Brigade: Cui Shenghui, 86-13995178961 (Cell)
5. [Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province] Artist Wang Huimin Arrested and Taken to Sanshui City Brainwashing Class
On August 16, 2005, Ms. Wang Huiming, fine arts editor of Huacheng Publishing House in Guangzhou City was arrested and taken to the Sanshui City Brainwashing Class by plain clothes officers. Her family members were not allowed to see her.
When she had previously gone to Beijing to clarify the facts about Dafa, she was detained illegally in No. 13 Division of the Changping County Police Department of Beijing and the Dongshan Detention Center in Guangzhou City. Later she was detained in Chatou Forced Labor Camp and the Dongshan District Legal System School (brainwashing class), and subjected to torture from November 2001 to April 2003. She held a hunger strike and was released in April 2003 when she became critically ill.
Address of Huacheng Publishing House:
No. 11 Huanshi East Shuiyin Road, Guangzhou City, Guangdong Province, zip code: 510075
Branch secretary of CCP, Liu, 86-20-37606288 -488
Director: Xiao, 86-20-3760628-516
Director of Guangdong Province 610 Office, Li Qiongyang, 86-13902237307 (Cell), 86-20-38866148 (Home)
Chief of Sanshui Legal System School (brainwashing class), Wang Jiadong, 86-757-7317717
Guangzhou City 610 Office, 86-20-83116688 or 86-20-83193123, 86-20-83377877
Section Chief of Guangzhou City 610 Office, Zhang Qingsheng, 86-20-61382058
Tianhe District Police Department of Guangzhou City: 86-20-82321185
6. [Heilongjiang Province] Li Baochen Detained in Jixi City No. 2 Detention Center
Yu Dexin, Wu Yunfu, and other police officers from the State Security Brigade of the Didao District Police Department in Jixi City arrested Mr. Li Baochen from home at about 9:00 p.m. on July 20, 2005. He is currently being detained in Jixi City No. 2 Detention Center.
7. [Chongqing City] Zhao Kunbi Arrested and Sentenced to Jail for Three Years
Ms. Zhao Kunbi is in her 50s, works at the Chongqing City Ship Industrial Corporation, and lives in the Jiangbei District Tangjiatuo Dongfengsan Community. When she was posting Dafa truth materials on Jianguo Road on April 7, 2005, police officers patrolling the area arrested her. Currently she is being detained in Maojiashan Women's Prison in Jiangbei District, Chongqing City. It is reported that she was sentenced to jail for three years. Her family members not allowed to see her.
Director of No. 4 Brigade (dedicated to the persecution of Falun Gong) of Maojiashan Women's Prison, Deng Lina, 86-32-67851870
Squadron director under No. 4 Brigade, Hu Xiaoyan
Squad director under No. 4 Brigade, Chen Yanyan, 86-32-67851870
Director of Maojiashan Women's Prison, 86-32-67720401
Political Commissar (dedicated to the persecution of Falun Gong) of Labor Camp Bureau,
Tu Deyu, 86-32-67528850
8. [Tianjin City] Several Dafa Practitioners in Hexi District Were Recently Secretly Arrested
On the morning of August 10, 2005, Ms. Guo Defen, who is in her 70s and lives in Hexi District Xiloubeili No. 6 Building, suddenly went missing and her whereabouts are unknown.
At the beginning of May, Ms. He Jintao, who is in her 50s, and lives at No. 19 Longchang Road, Hexi District, was arrested by police.
At the end of May, Ms. Hu Huiyang, who lives in Xiawafangnanhuali, Hexi District, was also missing suddenly, and her whereabouts are unknown.
9. [Langfang City, Hebei Province] Arrest of Wang Yuqin, Retired Staff Member of Military Police College
On the morning of August 16, 2005, Wang Yuqin, a retired staff member from Military Police College, as well as Tian from Yongqing County, Langfang City, were arrested when distributing Dafa truth material in Xixiao Community.
10. [Lianyungang City, Jiangsu Province] Yu Bin Still Being Detained in Detention Center
Mr. Yu Bin from Lianyungang City, Jiangsu Province was arrested by police on February 28, 2005, and has been detained in a detention center in Xinpu County since then.