Additional Persecution News from China - December 12, 2006 (35 reports)
1. [Handan City, Hebei Province] Dafa Practitioners Zhao Zhanzhong and Guo Shechao Persecuted
During September and November of 2006, Dafa disciples Mr. Zhao Zhanzhong, Mr. Guo Shechao, Mr. Shi Zhenguo, Mr. Yang Hailin , Mr. Xue Jinze, Mr. Zhang Wenliang refused to write the so-called "four statements." Police officer Gao Jinli and others beat and kicked them, shocked them with an electric baton, and beat them with a rubber baton. They were injured so badly that they have not been able to move about on their own.
2. [Shuangyashan Farm, Heilongjiang Province] Dafa Practitioner Meng Xianzhi Arrested
Mr. Meng Xianzhi, a Dafa practitioner from the middle school of Shuangyashan Farm, was arrested at the beginning of September 2006 for clarifying the truth. Recently he was sentenced to two years of forced labor and fired from his job.
3. [Zibo City, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioners Fan Jianguo and Shen Xiangjun Arrested
Mr. Fan Jianguo and Mr. Shen Xiangjun, Dafa disciples from Zichuan District, Zibo City, were arrested on November 9, 2006. At present they are still being detained at the detention center of Zichuan District. Fan Jianguo went on hunger strike over twenty days ago.
The 610 Office of Zichuan District, Zibo City, Pang Yijun: 86-533-5178795, 86-533-8734006
The Office of Anti-crime Team at Zichuan Police Station, Zibo Police Department: 86-533-5189283
Detention Center: 86-533-5189393
4. [Hengyang City, Hunan Province] Dafa Practitioner Ma Kelin Detained
On December 1, 2006, Mr. Ma Kelin, a Dafa disciple from Hengyang City, sent a bed quilt to fellow practitioner Mr. Peng Junnan, who was detained at the Hengdong Detention Center. On the way back Mr. Ma was arrested by police from the detention center. Ma Kelin is now detained at the Hengdong Detention Center.
Hengdong Detention Center in Hengyang City: 86-734-5222324
5. [Shanghai] Dafa Practitioner Zhang Yimin and Others Detained at the Tilanqiao Prison
Mr. Zhang Yimin, who was released in March 2005, was arrested again in November 2005 and sentenced to one year of imprisonment.
Mr. Geng Zhaojun, who was released in June 2005, was arrested again in August 2005 and sentenced to one year of imprisonment.
Ms. Zhang Qin, who was released in November 2004, was arrested again in December 2005.
Mr. Jiang Yexiang, who was released in March 2005, was arrested again in December 2005 and sentenced to one year of imprisonment.
Mr. Wu Zhming, who was released in October 2005, was arrested again in November 2005 and imprisoned.
6. [Qing County, Hebei Province] Facts about the Persecution of Dafa Practitioner Li Yansong and Others
At 5:50 p.m. of December 6, 2006, the Police Department of Qing County ransacked the homes of these Dafa disciples in Qing County: Mr. Li Yansong, Mr. Li Xuezhi, Mr. Li Weimin, Ms. Liu Qian, Mr. Zhang Qiwei, and Mr. Wei Qinghua. They confiscated computers from Li Yansong, Li Weimin and Zhang Qiwei, 9,000 yuan in cash from Li Yansong, and the bankbook listing deposits of Han Hua's workplace. All of Dafa disciples were detained.
7. [Wusong County, Jilin Province] Dafa Practitioners Sun Changping and Sun Fengxia Detained
On December 11, 2006, Mr. Sun Changping and his sister Ms. Sun Fengxia from Lushui Town Wusong County were detained at the brainwashing center at the police school in Baishan City. There were three Dafa practitioners from Wusong and four from other places there.
8. [Jixi City, Heilongjiang Province] Dafa Practitioner Ms. Liu Guiqin Arrested When Distributing Truth-clarification Material in the Afternoon of November 27, 2006; Her Whereabouts Are Unknown.
9. [Jixi City, Heilongjiang Province] Dafa Practitioner Wu Dongsheng Arrested
At 4 p.m. on July 11, 2006, Ms. Wu Dongsheng, a homeless Dafa practitioner from Jinshahe Village, Qixingpao Twon, Baoqing County, Shuangyashan City, Heilongjiang Province was arrested by the Qixingpao Police station. At present she is detained at the Baoqing Detention Center.
At the detention center she was brutally beaten and shocked with an electric baton. Several plastic bags were put over her head until her face became blue from lack of air. The police also stomped her head.
10. [Changchun City, Jilin Province] Dafa Practitioner Li Hongjun Arrested
Mr. Li Hongjun, 47 years old, was director of the Food and Grain Storage Warehouse of Zhengda Food Limited Corporation in Jilin Province. On the evening of December 8, 2006, he was reported, arrested and then sent to the Weizigou Forced Labor Camp by the police station of Hongqi Street, Chaoyang District, Changchun City.
11. [Yueyang City, Hunan Province] Dafa Practitioner Zhou Yuhui Arrested
On December 7, 2006, after Mr. Zhou Yuhui, a teacher from Nanhu Elementary School in Yueyang clarified the truth to his students, he was reported by a student's parents. The Wulipai police station, municipal 610 office and police department in Yueyang ordered the school officials to send Zhou Yuhui to Jinhai Hotel. In the meantime they ransacked Mr. Zhou's home. Later Zhou Yuhui was detained at the Hubin Detention Center in Yueyang.
12. [Jilin City, Jilin Province] Dafa Practitioner Mr. Wang Rizhao, in His 40's, Was Arrested by Two Undercover Officers at His Workplace in the Afternoon of December 7, 2006, and His Home Was Ransacked
13. [Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province] Dafa Practitioner Yu Huaicai Imprisoned
On November 15, 2006 Mr. Yuhuaicai, a Dafa disciple from Hulan District in Harbin, was arrested. After he was released ten days later, he went to the police department to request the money that was confiscated from him. He was again detained and has not been released.
14. [Huludao City, Liaoning Province] Dafa Practitioner Liu Wei Has Two Years of Salary Taken Away
Mr. Liu Wei was a Dafa disciple from the professional and technical school in Suizhong County, Huludao City. After his term of forced labor was completed, he went back to work at the school. The supervisor did not allow him to teach courses and illegally took away two years of his salary.
Principal of the professional and technical school in Suizhong County Liu Chunmin: 86-15942926111, 86-429-6569988
15. [Panzhihua City, Sichuan Province] Dafa Practitioner Hu Xiufeng Arrested
After dinner on December 10, 2006, Ms. Hu Xiufeng, a Dafa disciple from the Mining Bureau of Panzhihua City, went to distribute truth-clarification material. She was arrested by police at around 1 a.m. of December 11, 2006. Her home was illegally ransacked, and ten truth-clarification discs were confiscated.
16. [Yunnan Province] Dafa Practitioner Wang Chunlan Illegally Sentenced
Ms. Wang Chunlan, 38 years old, was a teacher from Wenshan County, Wenshan Village, Miao Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province. She was arrested on May 19, 2006, and she was sentenced to three years of imprisonment.
17. [Guan County, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioner Xie Guiqin Arrested
On December 5, 2006 Dafa disciples Ms. Xie Guiqin, Mr. Ge Muhuan, Mr. Li Zengying, Mr. Guo Baoting, Mr. Cao Hexian, Mr. Du Xiugang and his brother were arrested by the 610 office in Guan County of Shandong Province.
18. [Changzhou City, Jiangsu Province] In December 2006, Three Dafa Practitioners from Changzhou Were Arrested by the "610 Office" after Being Reported while Distributing Truth-clarification VCD's
19. [Jinan City, Shandong Province] In December 2006, Dafa Practitioner Mr. Zang Xiyong Was Arrested while Distributing Truth-clarification Material
20. [Chenxi County, Hunan Province] Dafa Disciple Ou Jiafa Arrested Again
On December 6, 2006, policemen from Chenyang Town's Police Station, members of the 610 Office and the National Security Department at Chenxi County, Hunan Province arrested Mr. Ou Jiafa from his own home.
21. [Taoyuan County, Hunan Province] Dafa Disciple Wen Lijun Arrested
Dafa disciple Ms. Wen Lijun lives at Pantang Village, Taoyuan County, Hunan Province. On November 29, 2006, she handed out fliers and clarified the truth about Falun Gong in her hometown. She was reported by someone, and she was arrested and detained at the Pantang Village Police Station. Later on, Ms. Wen Lijun was detained and tortured at the Taoyuan County Detention Center.
22. [Xian County, Hebei Province] Dafa Disciple Peng Yumin Forced to Become Homeless and Destitute
At about 9:00 p.m. on December 6, 2006, members of the National Security Department at Xian County, Hebei Province broke into Dafa disciple Ms. Peng Yumin's house and took away her personal computer, more than 100 yuan in cash and other valuables worth around 1,000 yuan. Afterwards, Ms. Peng Yumin had to become homeless and destitute to avoid arrest.
23. [Anshun City, Guizhou Province] On December 3, 2006 Mr. Cheng Huazheng was Arrested and Detained at Dongjie Police Substation of Xixiu District Police Station
24. [Chishui City, Guizhou Province] Dafa Disciples Wang Zexuan, Huang Zuyun and Others Sent to Forced Labor Camp
On November 2, 2006, three Dafa disciples including Mr. Wang Zexuan and Mr. Huang Zuyun, were arrested. They have been sent to the Zhongba Forced Labor Camp for two years. Zhu Xingbi from Xishui County, who had been arrested together with them, was probably sent back to Xishui County.
25. [Gongzhuling City, Jilin Province] Two Dafa Disciples Sent to Forced Labor Camp
On the evening of November 24, 2006, a material production site in Gongzhuling City was destroyed by police. Among the four Dafa disciples who were arrested, two of them were sent to forced labor camp, and the authorities are planning to send the other two to jail.
26. [Jizhou City, Liaoning Province] Dafa Disciple Ms. Zhang Xiaoling Detained
At around noon on December 7, 2006 Ms. Zhang Xiaoling from Jizhou City, Liaoning Province was distributing truth-clarification materials at the North Guta District of Jizhou City. She was reported by someone and then arrested. They took away her Dafa books and audio tapes, as well as her cellular phone. Right now, Ms. Zhang Xiaoling is being detained at the Jizhou City Detention Center.
Recently, the Beijie Police Substation illegally arrested six Dafa disciples, including Mr. Zhang Lifeng. Three of them are still detained there currently.
Beijie Police Substation: 86-416-2363869
Director Han Jianwei: 86-13904160110
27. [Jiuquan City, Gansu Province] Four Dafa Disciples Including Ms. Xie Hongying Illegally Sentenced
On December 5, 2006, the People's Court at Suzhou District, Jiuquan City, Gansu Province held a secret hearing and sentenced Ms. Xie Hongying, who is about 50 years old, Mr. Xiao Zhanlong, Mr. Quan Zhenwei, and Mr. Wang Lifeng.
28. [Liaoyuan City, Jilin Province] Eight or Nine Dafa Disciples Arrested and Sentenced
At around 8:10 am of December 12, 2006, the Liaoyuan City Court held an illegal hearing for eight or nine Dafa disciples. One Dafa disciple was dragged to court by police because he had lost the ability to walk by himself due to persecution. Seven Dafa disciples, including Mr. Xiang Lijie, Mr. Zhao Yan and Mr. Zhang Shunhong, firmly rejected the result of the sentences.
29. [Deyang City, Sichuan Province] Dafa Disciples Ms. Yang Zhixuan and Ms. Yan Fuming Arrested
On December 3, 2006 Dafa disciple Ms. Yang Zhixuan, who lives in Luojiang County, Deyang City, Sichuan Province, was arrested when she was clarifying the truth about Falun Gong in the Baima Area.
At around 10:00 a.m. of December 7, 2006 Dafa disciple Ms. Yan Fuming, over 50 years old, who is an employee of Resin Plant of Luojiang County, Deyang City, Sichuan Province, was reported by someone when she was clarifying the truth about Falun Gong at her workplace. She was subsequently arrested by the National Security Department.
30. [Yi County, Hebei Province] Dafa Disciple Li Guimin Tortured by the National Security Team of the Police Department
Since July 20, 1999, the Police Department of Yi County has cruelly persecuted Dafa disciples. They have arrested and fined Dafa disciples all over the county and sentenced them to forced labor re-education or imprisonment. They even tortured Dafa disciples Mr. Li Guimin and Mr.. Feng Guoguang to death.
On March 5, 2004, through monitoring the phone call of Dafa disciples Tian Guojun, the national security team arrested Dafa practitioners Ms. Li Shumei and Mr. Zhang Jinrong from Lujiazhuang, Yizhou Town. Their home was ransacked and they were detained and fined.
At the end of October 2006, Dafa disciple Ms. Zhang Lanping of Yi County was reported while clarifying the truth. She was arrested by the national security team of the police department in Yi County, and she was detained for over ten days. She was so severely beaten that there were scars and bruises all over her body. Her family members were extorted out of over 5,000 yuan and fined 1,500 yuan.
31. [Beijing] Dafa Disciple Wang Yufeng Forced to Become Homeless and Destitute
Dafa disciple Ms. Wang Yufeng was arrested at her workplace by officers from the Jianguomenwai Police Station at around 4 p.m. of December 4, 2006. He later escaped with righteous thoughts and became homeless and destitute.
32. [Honghe State, Yunnan Province] Dafa Disciple Yang Linke Sentenced to Forced Labor
Mr. Yang Linke, a Dafa disciple from Gejiu City, Honghe State, Yunnan Province was arrested by the Caoba Police Station when he was distributing truth-clarification material. He has been sent to a forced labor camp.
33. [Zunhua City, Hebei Province] Dafa Disciples Tian Xiujun and Tian Xiuping Arrested
On December 7, 2006 the national security team at Zunhua, Hebei Province and the police station at Malanyu Town confiscated Dafa materials from the home of Dafa disciples Ms. Tian Xiujun and Ms. Tian Xiuping of Houjianshan Village. Both of them were arrested and sent to the Zunhua City Detention Center.
34. [Qiqihar City, Heilongjiang Province] Some Facts of Dafa Practitioners Being Sentenced
Ms. Hua Xiaojuan, age 36, lived at Jianhua District, Qiqihar City. Because she made Dafa truth-clarification material, she was arrested by the police station at Anshun Road, Longsha District of Qiqihar City on December 9, 2003. She was interrogated using various types of torture, and she was hung in the air with hands cuffed behind the back. On December 12, 2003, she was sent to the First Detention Center of Qiqihar City. On October 8, 2004, she was sentenced to ten years of imprisonment by the Longsha District Court in Qiqihar City. On October 20, 2004 she was sent to the Women's Prison of Heilongjiang Province.
Ms. Zhang Dexiang, 39, lived at the 42nd Group, Xinjiang Road, Jianhua District of Qiqihar City. Because she clarified the truth and made Dafa truth-clarification material, she was arrested by the Wulong Police Station in Longsha District of Qiqihar City on December 9, 2003. On December 11, 2003 she was sent to the First Detention Center of Qiqihar. On October 8, 2004 she was sentenced to ten years of imprisonment.
Ms. Niu Fengqin, 61, lived at Jianhua District of Qiqihar City. Because she made Dafa truth-clarification materials, on the evening of December 9, 2003 she was arrested by the Wulong Police Station in Longsha District of Qiqihar City. The police confiscated a computer, a laser printer, a cell phone and food from her home. On December 11, 2003 she was sent to the First Detention Center. On October 8, 2004 she was sentenced to eight years of imprisonment.
Mr. Zhong Yajun, 36 years old, lived at Group 129 of Dongwu Police Station, Jianhua District of Qiqihar City. Because he clarified the truth and distributed truth-clarification materials, he was arrested by the Police Station at Angshun Road, Longsha District on December 9, 2003. On December 12, 2003, he was sent to the First Detention Center of Qiqihar City and detained there. Later he was sentenced to seven year of imprisonment.
Ms. Shi Xiuying, 36 years old, lived at Jianhua District of Qiqihar City. Since she distributed Dafa truth-clarification material, she was arrested by the Longwu Police Station in Longsha District of Qiqihar City on December 8, 2003. On December 9, 2003, she was sent to the First Detention Center of Qiqihar City and sentenced to seven years of imprisonment.
35. [Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province] Supplemental Information Regarding the Persecution of Dafa Practitioner Liu Limei Prior to Her Death
In early 2003, Ms. Liu Limei, a Dafa disciple from Harbin, was arrested by the national security team of the Harbin Police Department. She was hung up by a rope and swung around. She was shocked with an electric baton. Her feet and hands were tied up, she was was dragged around by her hair, and her head was pushed into a pot filled with water. Mustard oil was poured into her nose while her mouth was sealed. Later she was sent to a detention center and detained there. After she arrived at the detention center, Liu Limei kept coughing and could not take any food. An examination showed that she had tuberculosis. Liu Limei passed away in August 2003.