Additional Persecution News from China - July 15, 2007 (17 Reports)
[Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province] Elderly Falun Dafa Practitioners Ms. Gao Chunzi and Others Taken into Custody
On the evening of May 8, 2007, practitioners Ms. Gao Chunzi (66), Ms. Yan Shuyun (67), and Ms. Wang Xiuzhi (71) from a City in the Jidianqi District were taken into custody. They are still currently detained at the Acheng No.1 Detention Center. In mid-July 2007, the police, the Procuratorate and Judicial Department, the 610 Office and the Political and Judicial Committee plotted to bring these three elderly women to court.
Police Bureau Chief Zhang Yabin: 86-451-53778889
Person in charge of the 610 Office, Wang Xiaoguang: 86-451-53760501,86-451-53734388, 86-13904664895
[Heilongjiang Province] Practitioner Mr. Liu Zhenchang on Hunger Strike to Resist Persecution
Mr. Liu Zhenchang, who is detained at the No.1 Ward in Jiamusi Prison, went on a hunger strike to resist the persecution. His life is now endangered.
The person in charge of the No.1 Ward of Jimusi Prison, Zhang Bo: 86-13946422100
Report Line for Jiamusi Prison: 86-454-8816259
[Dalian City, Liaoning Province] Practitioner Cui Defeng Taken to a Brainwashing Center Directly from a Forced Labor Camp
In July 2005, practitioner Cui Defeng from Dalian City was taken to Masanjia Forced Labor Camp. On July 6, 2007, Cui's term was over, but three people from the Shahekou District Political and Judicial Committee took Cui directly to the Wushun Luotaishan Brainwashing Center for further persecution.
[Liaoyang City, Liaoning Province] Practitioner Zhang Hong Being Detained
On July 11, 2007, when Ms. Zhang Hong and another female practitioner from Liaoyang County were handing out truth-clarification materials in Shuiquan Village, police officers from Taizihe Police Sub-Bureau took them into custody. They are currently being held in the Shizuizi Detention Center.
[Siping, Jilin Province] Practitioner Meng Qingbo Taken into Custody
On the morning of July 13, 2007, people from Yehe Police Station in Siping took Mr. Meng Qingbo into custody and detained him at the Siping Detention Center. They also confiscated his tape recorder.
Yehe Police Station: 86-434-3566377
President Wang Jianzhi: 86-13180976811
[Wafengdian, Liaoning Province] Practitioners Zhang Shuying and Gao Shuhua Persecuted
At about 10:00 a.m., on July 13, 2007, practitioners Ms. Zhang Shuying and Ms. Gao Shuhua were taken into custody by police officers from Lidian Police Station and the 610 Office in Wafengdian City.
[Ning'an City, Heilongjiang Province] The Persecution of Practitioners Qiu Chengru and Yang Guanghui
On December 24, 2000, practitioners Ms. Qiu Chengru and Mr. Yang Guanghui were tortured during their illegal detention at Ning'an City Police No.1 Police Station. The police officers tied a rope around their necks and stepped on it as three to four police officers beat them with plastic tubes. They were beaten until they had wounds from head to toe and could not walk. Then the police sprayed water in their faces.
[Dehui City, Jilin Province] Practitioner Sun Changsheng Harassed
On the afternoon of July 14, 2007, police officers from Dehui City Heping Police Station went to practitioner Mr. Sun Changsheng's home to harass him. Mr. Sun managed to escape with righteous thoughts. In 2004, Mr. Sun was forced to jump out of the window of a building to avoid further persecution. As a result, he became paralyzed. His mother has also been persecuted until she can no longer take care of herself.
[Jilin City, Jilin Province] Practitioner Xu Xihua Illegally Arrested
On July 10, 2007, Ms. Xu Xiuhua and two other practitioners were at the east side of Chuanying District Court at the same time that Ms. Zhao Yingjie and four other practitioners were being tried inside. Now one of them has returned home, but Ms. Xu and another practitioner are still illegally detained.
[Panjin City, Liaoning Province] Li Xiufen Suspended from Work
In June 2007, Ms. Li Xiufen, a primary school teacher at Liaohe Oil Field Zuanjing School, was suspended by the school just because she clarified the facts to people about Falun Dafa and the persecution.
[Shouguang, Shandong Province] Ms. Li Huie Taken into Custody
At around 9:00 p.m, on July 13, 2007, practitioner Ms. Li Huie from Hou Township, Shouguang City, was taken from her home by four police officers from Shouguang City Police Bureau. Currently, she is detained in the Hou Township Police Station.
[Xingtai City, Hebei Province] Practitioners Cao Jianxin and Tang Lutong Illegally Arrested
On July 2, 2007, Zhang Shunbo, the Secretary of the CCP Committee of Ningjin Township Government, ordered people to abduct practitioner Ms. Cao Jianxin. She is currently detained in the Ningjin County Detention Center.
On July 13, Yan Lu, Head of Sujiazhuang Police Station, broke into practitioner Ms. Tang Lutong's home, and then took her to Sujiazhuang Police Station. People from Ningjin County then went to the station to take her back. Now nobody knows her whereabouts.
[Binzhou City, Hunan Province] Primary School Teacher Li Jumei Taken Away
Music teacher Ms. Li Jumei (49) teaches at a primary school in Hunan Province. At about 10:00 a.m. on June 20, 2007, people from the 610 Office in Jiahe, the National Security Team, and the principle of the school took Ms. Li away while she was still teaching class. She is currently detained at the Jiahe Detention Center. To this day, no one has been allowed to visit her.
Secretary of the Political and Judicial Committee, Li Hongchun: 86-735-6633796, 86-13973514866
610 Office in Jiahe County: 86-735-6626101
[Emei, Sichuan Province] Xiong Guifang Detained at Longquanze Prison
In July 2007, Dafa practitioner Ms. Xiong Guifang, who is over 60 years old, was secretly sentenced to three years and taken to Longquanze Prison in Chengdu City of Sichuang Province for further persecution.
[Lanshan County, Hunan Province] Practitioners Tang Xuexian and Lei Zhiyong Persecuted
Mr. Tang Xuexian from Lanshan County was a cadre with the Livestock Farming Bureau. In March 2002, Mr. Tang was taken away by seven to eight police officers and his home was ransacked. Mr. Tang was "illegally sentenced" to five years and detained in Wangling Prison in Mu County. For the past five years, he has opposed the prison's so-called "transformation" attempts. Mr. Tang is still detained although his term has ended.
Mr. Lei Zhiyong was a teacher at the No.1 Middle School in Lanshan County. In March 2002, he and Mr. Tang Xuexian were taken into custody at the same time. Mr. Lei was sentenced to six years and is currently in Tianjin City Prison.
[Changsha City, Hunan Province] Two Practitioners Abducted From Home
On the afternoon of July 14, 2007, practitioners Mr. Xie and Ms. Tang Xiangyu were abducted from their home.
[Dujiangyan City, Sichuan Province] Practitioner Tang Xiongchao Arrested
On July 12, 2007, Mr. Tang Xiongchao, 60 years old, was handing out truth-clarification materials in Dujiangyan. Someone reported him to the police and, as a result, he was illegally arrested. Nobody knows his current whereabouts.
Dujiangyan City Detention Center: 86-28-87135874
Dujiangyan City Police Bureau: 86-28-87132216