Additional Persecution News from China - July 17, 2007 (26 Reports)
1. [Jilin City, Jilin Province] Ms. Hou Chunxiang Force-fed Until She Passed Out; Her Current Whereabouts Unknown
At around 11 p.m. on July 10, 2007, police from the Changyi National Security Team, the Tongtan Police Station, the Longtan National Security Team, and the Shanqian Police Station arrested Dafa practitioner Ms. Hou Chunxiang. In the Tongtan Police Station, the police force-fed Ms. Hou spicy mustard oil. She fainted and had a heart attack. Currently, her whereabouts are unknown.
2. [Suining City, Sichuan Province] Practitioner Lu Yanfei Has Been on a Hunger Strike for More Than Ten Days
On the afternoon of June 28, 2007, 55-year-old practitioner Ms. Lu Yanfei from Suining City was practicing Falun Gong at home. Several policemen from the Suining National Security Team broke into her home, kicked her down to the ground and pulled her into a police vehicle. She is now being persecuted at the Minkang Hospital of Suining City (the former mental hospital). She has been on a hunger strike for more than ten days and is very weak. On June 28, the Suining police arrested about 20 practitioners.
3. [Jilin Province] Dongliao County Police Harassed Practitioner Ai Lihua and Her Family
At around 9 a.m. on July 12, 2007, Li Jing, the chief of the Political Security Section of Dongliao County Police Department, led Li Shuseng and four other policemen from the Baiquan Police Department and the Ansu Town Police Station to break into practitioner Ms. Ai Lihua's home. They did not present any identification, illegally searched her home, and threatened her family members. When they did not find what they wanted, they tried to arrest Ms. Ai Lihua. With her family's help, Ms. Ai walked away with righteous thoughts. However, the police were very angry and arrested her younger sister (a non-practitioner) and handcuffed her in front of her family. After reproof from Ms. Ai's family members, the police took the handcuffs off. However, Ms. Ai's sister's hands had swollen and she was sent to the Liaoyuan City Detention Center to be detained for five days.
The police also threatened Ms. Ai Lihua's son, saying that they would inform his school and force the school to expel him.
Li Shuseng: 86-13843792373 (Cell)
An Cunfa: 86-13843792199
4. [Guan County, Shandong Province] On July 5, 2007, Practitioner Mr. Xu Yanbin Was Arrested by Guan County Police Officers and Is Detained in the Guan County Detention Center
5. [Zhaoyuan City, Shandong Province] Supplementary Information on Practitioner Yang Wenjie's Arrest
Ms. Yang Wenjie, 45, is a practitioner from Guzhai Village, Jinling Town, Zhaoyuan City. On March 20, 2007, she was released from the Zhaoyuan Brainwashing Center. At noon on July 3, about a dozen plainclothes officers from the Zhaoyuan City 610 Office drove three vehicles to and broke into her home. Three policemen pulled her into one of the vehicles and took away one of her bags.
6. [Yangqu County, Shanxi Province] Practitioners Including Zhao Hongbo Arrested
On April 28, 2007, police from the Yangqu County Police Department and the Jiancaoping Branch arrested practitioners Mr. Zhao Hongbo, Ms. Zhao Julu (about 40), Ms. Du Guilan (about 70), and her daughter Ms. Cui Suer. It is reported that Ms. Du and her daughter have been released.
7. [Zhengzhou City, Henan Province] Practitioner Wang Guo and Her Son Li Meng Arrested
Some time during the last ten days of August 2006, Zhengzhou practitioner Ms. Wang Guo and her son Li Meng were arrested. It is said that they are detained in the First Detention Center.
8. [Jiujiang City, Jiangxi Province] Practitioners Sun Meihua and Hu Fangju Arrested
On July 8, Xiushui County police of Jiujiang City rushed into the homes of practitioners Ms. Sun Meihua and Ms. Hu Fangju and illegally arrested them. Since the practitioners did not cooperate with them, four policemen carried the practitioners out of their homes. They detained and persecuted them at the local police station.
9. [Shenzhou City, Hebei Province] Practitioner Zhang Lanpin Forced to Leave Home to Avoid Arrest
On July 6, 2007, Cheng Keqiang, head of the Weiqiao Town Police Station in Shenzhou City, led two policemen and illegally broke into practitioner Ms. Zhang Lanpin's home at the local Helanjin Village. They took away Dafa books, CDs, and cash amounting to 1,250 yuan. Ms. Zhang Lanpin left home to avoid being arrested.
10. [Heilongjiang] Jiamusi Suburban National Security Team and the Yingjun Police Station of Jiamusi Textile Mill Persecute Practitioners
At about 8 p.m. on May 21, 2007, a practitioner hung banners near the Jiamusi Textile Mill. Two policemen from the Jiamusi Suburban National Security Team and five or six policemen from the Yingjun Police Station arrested him/her. One of the policemen battered the practitioner's head and policeman Du Feng kicked his/her in the back.(Even now, the practitioner has headaches and numbness). Then, they handcuffed the practitioner, pushed him/her into a police vehicle, and sent the practitioner to the Yingjun Police Station. At around 10 p.m. that night, Du Feng and other policemen searched the practitioner's home and took away Dafa books, photos of Teacher and truth-clarifying materials.
The next day, the practitioner was sent to the Jiamusi Detention Center and held for nine days. The practitioner was extorted out of 8,000 yuan in cash and incurred a total financial loss of about 10,000 yuan. Later, the National Security Team and the Yingjun Police Station went to the practitioner's home several times and harassed him/her.
Yingjun Police Station of Jiamusi Textile Mill in Jiamusi City, Heilongjiang City: 86-454-8960264
11. [Haicheng City, Liaoning Province] Practitioners Cui Chunbiao and Cui Yajing Arrested
Mr. Ji Changchun, Mr. Cui Chunbiao, and Ms. Cui Yajing are Dafa practitioners from Niuzhuang Village, Haicheng City. On the night of July 10, 2007, police from the National Security Teams in Haicheng and Anshan arrested them at their homes. Mr. Ji Changchun walked away with righteous thoughts.
12. [Changsha City, Hunan Province] Practitioner Tang Xiangyu and Her Husband Arrested
On around July 14, officers of the Xinmin Road Police Station of Changsha City arrested Changsha practitioner Ms. Tan Xiangyu and her husband Lao Xie. According to witnesses, police staked out Tan Xiangyu's home for three days and illegally searched it.
13. [Daqing City, Heilongjiang Province] Practitioner Mr. Lu Yunbiao Transferred to Suihua
14. [Shanxi Province] Datong Practitioners Cui Xiu'e and Xiao Yang Arrested
On the afternoon of July 10, 2007, practitioners Ms. Cui Xiu'e and Xiao Yang were reported when they clarified the truth at Wenhua Street. Gao Jinfeng and policemen from the Yunquan Police Department in the Datong Mill area arrested them. Currently, they are being detained and persecuted in the Datong Mill Detention Center.
Wei Tao, director of Yunquan Police Department: 86-352-7013488 (Office)
Gao Jinfeng, National Security officer of Yunquan Police Department: 86-352-7014497 (Office), 86-352-7018652 (Home)
15. [Guan County, Shandong Province] Practitioners Xu Zengxia, Xu Xueji, and Wang Fengzhi Sent to Forced Labor Camps
Dafa practitioners Ms. Xu Zengxia, Mr. Xu Xueji, and Ms. Wang Fengzhi were reported by Chen Minghai and Chen Baozhu when they clarified the truth at Yingu Village, Donggucheng Town, Guan County. They were arrested and sent to forced labor camps.
Chen Minghai: 86-635-5745777
Chen Baozhu: 86-635-5745281
16. [Shandong Province] Practitioner Wei Xiurong Arrested
Ms. Wei Xiurong is a practitioner from the Shengli Oilfield Computer Center. At around 10 p.m. on July 10, 2007, a group of policemen arrested her when she headed home to the Xisi District in Dongying. She was sent to the brainwashing center at the supply division.
17. [Hebei Province] Practitioner Jia Qingyin of Handan Mine Bureau Persecuted
Mr. Jia Qingyin is a practitioner from the Taoyi Coal Mine of the Handan Mine Bureau. At around 3 a.m. on July 5, 2007, policemen including Xu Xiangping from the Taoyi Police Sub-bureau arrested him when he was on the way to work. During the arrest, Mr. Jia's arms were injured in multiple places. The police interrogated and searched him after arresting him. They did not find anything and so released Mr. Jia the next morning.
At 4 p.m. on July 14, 2007, four policemen from the Taoyi Police Sub-bureau searched Mr. Jia Qingyin's home. At that time, Mr. Jia was not at home. The police arrested him on his way home and detained him at the Taoyi Police Sub-bureau for a night. On the morning of July 15, the police deceived Mr. Jia Qingyin and told him that they were just sending him to visit the Handan City Police Department and that he would be released if there was not anything special found. As a result, Mr. Jia was directly sent to the Handan No. 2 Detention Center without any legal procedure. The relevant documents were not delivered to his home until 6 p.m.
Taoyi Police Sub-bureau of Handan Mine Bureau: 86-310-7754577
Hao Futian, chief of Taoyi Police Sub-bureau: 86-310-7754583
Chief Li, National Security Team of Handan Mine Bureau: 86-310-7758345
18. [Dingzhou City, Hebei Province] Practitioner Liang Jing Arrested
Mr. Liang Jing, about 40, is a practitioner from West Liuchun Village, Dingzhou City. On around June 25, 2007, police from the Dingzhou National Security Team and the East Liuchun Township Police Station arrested him and sent him to the Dingzhou Detention Center.
Ma Tiezhu, head of the Dingzhou National Security Team: 86-13333127197, 86-312-2333016, 86-312-2322202
Zhang Caisheng, chief of the East Liuchun Township Police Station: 86-312-2682207 (Office),86-312-2565266 (Home), 86-13932238918 (Cell)
Liu Jincheng, deputy chief of the East Liuchun Township Police Station:86-312-5532618 (Home), 86-13933225380 (Cell)
19. [Beijing] Practitioner Zhang Guisen and Her Husband Detained
Ms. Zhang Guisen and her husband are Dafa practitioners from Lu Village, Doudian Town, Fangshan District, Beijing. On July 16, 2007, they were arrested at work and home, respectively, by the police from the National Security Section of the Fanshan Police Department. They are detained in the Fangshan Detention Center. 20. [Zhuozhou City, Hebei Province] Practitioners Xie Haiying and Wang Yaling Arrested
On the morning of July 16, 2007, Yang Yugang from the Zhuozhou National Security Team and several Baoding policemen took Zhuozhou practitioner Mr. Xie Haiying from his home. Ms. Wang Yalin, who was visiting him, was also taken away.
21. [Benxi City, Liaoning Province] Practitioner Yun Zhengqun and His Wife Li Lan Illegally Detained
At around midnight on April 12, 2007, practitioner Mr. Yun Zhengqun and his wife Ms. Li Lan (a non-practitioner) were forcibly taken away. The police pried open the burglar-proof door with a crowbar and broke into Mr. Yun's home. They beat him in the head, which caused his head to bleed. Many things in the home were taken away. Later, his daughter went to the Dongfeng Police Station and asked for the return of their possessions. Mr. Yun and his wife are detained in the Caibei Big White Building.
22. [Anda City, Heilongjiang Province] Li Xiaoyin, Hao Guiyun and Feng Yingxia Illegally Arrested
On July 15, 2007, Anda City practitioners Ms. Li Xiaoyin, Ms. Hao Guiyun, and Ms. Feng Yingxia were illegally arrested by the police from the Yangcao Town Police Station when they were clarifying the truth in Yangcao Town. They were first detained in the Yangcao Town Police Station. On July 16, they were transferred to the Anda City Administration Detention Center.
Office of secretary of Yangcao Town Government: 86-455-7636002
Mayor's Office, Yangcao Town: 86-455-7636003
Yangcao Town Police Station: 86-455-7636009
23. [Dehui City, Jilin Province] Heping Police Search Sun Changsheng's Home
At 3 p.m. on July 14, 2007, An Yadong and other policemen from the Heping Police Station in Dehui City went to practitioner Mr. Sun Changsheng's home in the residential area of the Dahua Factory. They pounded on the door. Mr. Sun's mother was sick and could not get out of bed. The police pried the door open and forcibly broke into and rummaged through Mr. Sun's home. They took away some Dafa books and an MP3 player. They intended to take Mr. Sun into custody, but they did not succeed. Later, the police broke into other Dafa practitioners' homes nearby and harassed the practitioners.
Dong Jiming, chief of Heping Police Station in Dehui City: 86-15904409904 (Cell)
Li Yuke, director of 610 Office: 86-431-87216610 (Office), 86-431-87234600 (Office), 86-431-13364633706
Zhang Qingchun, head of National Security Team: 86-431-87222053 (Office), 86-431-87264567 (Office), 86-15904409842
Sun Chengshan, deputy head of National Security Team: 86-431-87222053 (Office), 86-431-87218616 (Office), 86-15904409844
24. [Chicheng City, Hebei Province] Practitioners Wang Yufeng and Guo Xiulin Illegally Detained
Currently, practitioners Ms. Wang Yufeng and Ms. Guo Xiuling are illegally detained in the Ertaizi Detention Center in Huailai County. One of them has been severely ill for four days.
Detention Center: 86-313-6235362, 86-313-6235554
25. [Jize County, Hebei Province] Jize County Police Harassed Practitioners
Police from the Jize County Police Department of Hebei Province often go to Dafa practitioners' homes and harass them. On July 12, 2007, police from the Jize County Police Department suddenly went to two practitioners' homes in Duanzhang Village. They took away Dafa books, photos of Teacher, two recorders, and two MP3 players.
26. [Xiao County, Anhui Province] Seven Practitioners Illegally Arrested
In late June 2007, police from the Xiao County Police Department and the Xinzhuang Town Police Station illegally arrested seven practitioners. The practitioners are detained in the Xiao County Detention Center.
Zhao Zhizhong, director of the Xiao County Police Department: 86-557-5022016, ext 3801 (Office), 86-13905579959 (Cell)
Zhang Zuoya, deputy director of the Xiao County Police Department: 86-557-5022016, ext 3868 (Office), 86-13905672518 (Cell), 86-557-5061499 (Home)
Guo Hua, team leader: 86-557-5022016--3802 (Office), 86-13905576829 (Cell), 86-557-5061698 (Home)