Additional Persecution News from China - August 5, 2007 (26 Reports)
1. [Jilin City, Jilin Province] Falun Dafa Practitioner Wang Ying Arrested
In June 2007, Ms. Wang Ying from Jilin City was arrested and detained at the Jilin City No.3 Detention Center. Police officers from Jilin City Changying District Police Sub-Bureau submitted her case to the Procuratorate and attempted to bring her to trial.
2. [Jiamusi City, Heilongjiang Province] Practitioner Cui Shengyun Suffers Brutal Forced-Feeding
Ms. Cui Shengyun from Jiamusi City is still "illegally detained" at Jiamusi City Detention Center. She is on a hunger strike to resist the persecution, and she is being subjected to brutal forced-feeding.
3. [Wafangdian City, Liaoning Province] Li Deqing and Chen Lirong Arrested
On August 1, 2007, police officers from the Fuxingcheng Township Police Station in Wafangdian City went to Dafa practitioners Mr. Li Deqing and Ms. Chen Lirong's homes and ransacked the homes. They confiscated Dafa books, truth-clarification materials and the machines that produce the materials. They also arrested these two practitioners.
Fuzhou City Police Station: 86-411-85102416
4. [Dashiqiao City, Liaoning Province] Practitioner Ma Suyuan Arrested
On the morning of July 31, 2007, a group of people from political and judicial committees went to Ms. Ma Suyuan's home in Zhoujia Town. They ransacked her home and arrested her. They confiscated a laptop, a printer, a banner-making machine, a set of antennas that receive satellite signals, and some other items. In total, the value of the stolen items amounted to 7,000 yuan. Police officers also froze her personal savings of 30,000 yuan. Ms. Ma is being detained at the Dashiqiao City Detention Center.
5. [Shenyang City, Liaoning Province] Shenyang City No.2 Prison Takes Away Practitioner Mr. Zhang Yaling's Right to Be Visited by His Family.
6. [Baoquanling, Heilongjiang Province] Practitioners Wang Julong and Others Illegally Sentenced
Mr. Wang Julong, Ms. Chen Jijun and Ms. Zhang Ying were "illegally sentenced" to three years in prison. Wang Julong was taken to Xianglan Prison. Chen Jijun and Zhang Ying are going to be sent to the Harbin Women's Prison.
7. [Tianjin] Family Visits Denied Because Both Husband and Wife Are Practitioners
On July 23, 2007, Mr. Wei Quan's wife and daughter went to the No. 8 Team in the Tianjin No.1 Prison to visit Mr. Wei. Guards from the No. 8 Team didn't allow his wife to speak to him because she is also a Falun Gong practitioner.
8. [Qingdao City, Shandong Province] Practitioner Ms. Liu Yuzhu Receives a One-Year Sentence
Ms. Liu Yuzhu was sentenced to one year imprisonment. She was sent to Wangcun Forced Labor Camp.
9. [Weifang City, Shandong Province] Practitioner Yu Handeng Illegally Sentenced to One Year in Prison
At the end of June 2007, Mr. Yu Handeng from the Hanting District in Weifang City was arrested. He was taken to Changle Forced Labor Camp to be detained for one year.
10. [Zhaoyuan City, Shandong Province] Two Practitioners Arrested
On August 3, 2007, practitioners Ms. Wang Guimei and Mr. Yuan Xiqing from Zhangxing Township in Zhaoyuan City were arrested by agents of the 610 Office.
11. [Changyi City, Shandong Province] Mr. Jiang Shenglin and Others Arrested
At about 12:30 p.m. on July 26, 2007, police officers from Changyi City and Longchi Township went to Maqu Village to arrest Mr. Jiang Shenglin, Mr. Wei Xinhua, Mr. Wei Xiangrong, and other practitioners. One was released after he was fined 3,000 yuan. The rest were taken to a detention center in the city, where they were illegally held under criminal detention.
12. [Changyi City, Shandong Province] Ms. Dong Meifen Illegally Arrested
On August 2, 2007, practitioner Ms. Dong Meifen from Xinan Village in Yinma Township was arrested by people from the Changli 610 Office.
13. [Qingyun County, Shandong Province] Practitioner Xu Qingmei Arrested
On the afternoon of August 3, 2007, many people from the 610 Office in Qingyun County Police Bureau broke int Ms. Xu Qingmei's home. They confiscated her Dafa books, materials, and other personal belongings. They handcuffed her and arrested her. She is being detained at the Qingyun County Detention Center.
Li Guangrong from the 610 Office: 86-13853471368
14. [Tangshan City, Hebei Province] Zhang Xiuying and An Xiaoping Persecuted
On the morning of August 2, 2007, police officers from Lubei District Police Sub-Bureau in Tangshan City broke into practitioner Ms. Zhang Xiuying's home and ransacked it. Ms. Zhang is 70 years old. After that, they also broke into the homes of practitioners Ms. Ning Guoxiang and Ms. An Xiaoping and ransacked them as well. They confiscated An Xiaoping's personal computer, printer, and some other items. Currently An Xiaoping is moving from place to place to avoid persecution.
15. [Nanchang City, Jiangsu Province] Practitioners Li Qing and Zhang Jinxiu Illegally Brought to Trial
Nanchang City practitioners Ms. Li Qing and Ms. Zhang Jinxiu were illegally arrested by police officers from Xinjian County for distributing Falun Gong materials. They were taken to the Nanchang City No.1 Detention Center.
On July 8, 2007, Li Qing was sentenced to four years in prison at Qingshanhu Court in Nanchang City. She is being detained at Yuzhang Prison. Zhang Jinxiu was sentenced to three years, and she is being detained at the provincial women's prison.
Person in charge of the Xinjian County Jiaoqiao Police Station Xiong Guolin: 86-13879100913, 86-791-3804464
National Security Team in Xinjian County Police Bureau: 86-791-3730381
16. [Fuyang City, Anhui Province] Chen Xiaodong and Ding Meirong Persecuted
Police officers from Fuyang City Police Bureau, the National Security Team and 610 Office arrested practitioner Mr. Chen Xiaodong. He is being illegally detained at Taihe Detention Center, where he was forced to give "confessions" after being beaten and subjected to other forms of physical abuse.
On July 5, 2007, practitioner Ms. Ding Meirong was arrested. She was held in a hotel, where she was forced to give "confessions" after being physically abused. They subjected her to sleep deprivation and other forms of torture to the point that she couldn't stand it any more and jumped from the fourth floor of a building. She is now receivin emergency treatment at the municipal hospital.
Fuyang City Police Bureau: 86-558-2265212
17. [Chifeng City, Inner Mongolia] Practitioners Ning Yangmei and Others Arrested
At around 4 a.m. on August 2, practitioners from Chifeng City in Inner Mongolia Ms. Ning Yanmei, Ms. Ma Fen, Ms. Shao Guiqin, Ms. Xue Xiangshan, and others were arrested by people from the Pingzhuang Police Team in the Pingzhuang Police Bureau. They confiscated their Dafa books and materials. The practitioners were detained at Pingzhuang Detention Center.
18. [Qing County, Hebei Province] Practitioner Li Weimin Arrested
When practitioner Ms. Li Weimin from Qing County tried to rescue fellow practitioner Liu Qianli on July 28, 2007, police officers from Hengshui arrested her. She is being held at the Hengshui Detention Center.
19. [Xijin, Sichuan Province] Practitioner Pan Yonghong Arrested
On August 2, 2007, when three practitioner from Xinjin were clarifying the truth in Sujiawan, they were reported to the police. Ms. Pan Yonghong, who is 60 years old, was arrested by people from Pengshan County's Gongyi Police Station. Nobody knows her current whereabouts. The other two practitioners managed to escape with righteous thoughts.
20. [Changji City, Xinjiang Province] Practitioners Liang Dong and Others Suffer from Persecution
On September 22, 2005, because a material production center in Changji City in Xinjiang Province was destroyed, practitioners Ms. Liang Dong (28 years old, a secretary of the Music Department of Changji University), Ms. Cai Wenxu (34 years old), Mr. Geng Zhengjie, Mr. Zhang Yu (a doctor at the No.1 People's Hospital in Changji City), Ms. You Yuzhen, (around 70 years old), and Mr. Dong Yumin (around 28 years old) are on the police wanted list.
21. [Chengdu City, Sichuan Province] Ms. Shen Xiaodu Arrested
On the evening of August 3, 2007, over 20 people dispatched by the Chengdu City Qingyang Police Sub-Bureau broke into practitioner Ms. Shen Xiaodu's home. They ransacked it and forcibly took her away.
22. [Zhalantun City, Inner Mongolia] Practitioner Zhang Fenglan Arrested
In July 2007, practitioner Ms. Zhang Fenglan from Zhalantun City was arrested, She is being detained and persecuted at Huhehaote Women's Prison.
23. [Xingning City, Guangdong Province] Practitioner Li Xinhui Arrested
Ms. Li Xinhui was illegally detained at a forced labor camp for practicing Falun Gong. She wasn't released until the fall of 2006. By then, she had been detained for six years. Currently she is being held at Tianhe Detention Center.
24. [Chengdu City, Sichuan Province] Practitioner Huang Fangping Forced to Leave Home and Go from Place to Place
At around 4 p.m., on August 2, 2007, police officers from Qingyang and Caotang Police Stations in Chengdu City broke into Ms. Huang Fangping's home. They ransacked it and confiscated a computer and some Dafa books. Ms. Huang was forced to leave her home and is now going from place to place.
25. [Guanghan City, Sichuan Province] Wan Chunhua and Yang Chenggeng Persecute Practitioners
On July 12, 2007, a male practitioner was posting truth-clarification materials in Guangxin Township in Guanghan City when Wan Xinhua arrested him. Later, the police took him to the Xiangyang Township Police Station. They handcuffed him and sat him on a couch. They slapped his face and verbally attacked Dafa in front of him. Then they struck his face and temple with a leather belt and injured him severely.
26. [Rong County, Guangxi Province] Practitioner Guan Haibin Illegally Detained
Mr. Guan Haibin from Rong County in Guangxi Province is being detained at Yulin, and his current situation is unknown. On June 24, 2007, Guan Haibin was arrested by about a dozen plainclothes police officers on Guinan Road in Rong County. He was taken to a hotel in Yulin and forced into a brainwashing session.