Additional Persecution News from China - July 24, 2007 (25 Reports)
1. [Mengyin County, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioners Shi Shaoxin and Lei Xin Arrested
After Ms. Zhou Chuanzhen and four other Dafa practitioners from Taoxu Town, Mengyin County were arrested on June 27, 2007, Dafa practitioner Ms. Shi Shaoxin from Yelaoyu Village, Taoxu Town was arrested at 7:00 a.m. on July 11, 2007. On July 18, 2007, Ms. Lei Xin, a teacher from Taoxu Central Elementary School, was also arrested.
Ms. Shi Shaoxin and Ms. Lei Xin are now illegally detained and are being persecuted at the Mengyin County 610 Office.
Li Baoyuan, director of the Mengyin County 610 Office: 86-539-4811681, 86-539-4279189, 86-13953918936
2. [Weifang City, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioner Chen Xiuwen Is Illegally Sent to a Labor Camp
On May 19, 2007, police from the Dongguang Police Station took away Falun Gong practitioner Ms. Chen Xiuwen from her home at Anqiu City. After being detained for about a month, Ms. Chen was sent to a forced labor camp.
3. [Chongqing City] Dafa Practitioner Zhang Xingming Illegally Sentenced
In the first half of May 2007, 63-year-old Dafa practitioner Ms. Zhang Xingming from Yuzhong District, Chongqing City was arrested when she left her home. She was detained in the Liudianzi Detention Center in Yuzhong District, and she has been sentenced to two years of imprisonment.
4. [Weifang City, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioners Lu Haiying and Zhang Pengdao Arrested
On July 22, 2007, Dafa practitioner Ms. Lu Haiying from Weifang City was arrested when she went to the Eighth Artillery Troop, where her husband serves, to distribute truth-clarifying materials.
On July 19, 2007, the national security police forcibly took away Dafa practitioner Mr. Zhang Pengdao, who lives in the residential area of the Weifang Stadium. The police also confiscated a computer and printer from his home that he used for work.
5. [Liaoning Province] Liaoning Provincial Women's Prison Refused Dafa Practitioner Liu Fengbo's Family Visitation Request
Dafa practitioner Ms. Liu Fengbo is being illegally detained in the Liaoning Provincial Women's Prison. Because she did not cooperate with the forced labor and persecution, the guards did not allow her family to visit her.
Li Sen, warden of Liaoning Provincial Women's Prison: 86-24-89296666
6. [Shenyang City, Liaoning Province] Dafa Practitioner Mr. Qi Qingyuan has been Illegally Detained in the Dongling Prison in Shenyang City for a Year and 40 days, and His Family is Not Allowed to Visit Him
Supervisory Office: 86-24-24711697
7. [Fushun City, Liaoning Province] The Police Illegally Arrested a Female Dafa Practitioner
On July 20, 2007, the police illegally arrested a female Dafa practitioner who is about 20 years old at the Tieling Residential Area on Jianshe Street, Wanghua District. That day her home was also searched.
8. [Dehui City, Jilin Province] Dafa Practitioner Ms. Jiang Baozhen has been Illegally Detained in the Changchun No. 3 Detention Center
9. [Gaoping City, Shanxi Province] Dafa Practitioners Shang Jianyi and Li Xiaoling Arrested
On the night of June 25, 2007, Gaoping police broke into Gaoping Dafa practitioner Mr. Shang Jianyi's home, forcibly took him away and illegally searched his home. Mr. Shang was detained for two weeks even though the police had no evidence.
On the afternoon of July 20, 2007, Dafa practitioner Ms. Li Xiaoling was arrested when she went to the City Hall of Gaoping City to distribute truth-clarifying materials. Now she is detained in the Gaoping Detention Center.
Yang Changchun, chief of the National Security Team of Gaoping City Police Department: 86-13303563406, 86-356-5222408
10. [Changzhou City, Hebei Province] Dafa Practitioner Qi Yunping Arrested
On the morning of July 23, 2007, police from the National Security Team of Haixing County Police Department in Changzhou City broke into Dafa practitioner Ms. Qi Yunping's home and took away a laptop, a printer, a VCD player, and some Dafa and truth-clarifying materials. Ms. Qi was taken to the Haixing County Police Department.
Zhang Hanming, director of the Haixing County Police Department: 86-13803258618, 86-317-6260678
11. [Chengdu City, Sichuan Province] Dafa Practitioner Liang Hongying was Sent to the Jinhua Brainwashing Center
On or about June 13, 2007, Ms. Liang Hongying was reported for distributing truth-clarifying materials. Police officers from the Shuangnan Police Station and Liu Xiaokang, head of the Jinhua Brainwashing Center, took her to the Jinhua Brainwashing Center in Yongkang Village, Chengdu City. She is currently still detained there.
12. [Huangmei County, Hubei Province] Dafa Practitioner Zhan Nanzheng Arrested
On the afternoon of July 20, 2007, Dafa practitioner Mr. Zhan Nanzheng from Chengguan, Huangmei County was arrested when he went to clarify the truth in a rural area. Later, the police searched his home.
13. [Zibo City, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioner Ms. Shang Guiqin and Her Husband Arrested
On the morning of July 21, 2007, Dafa practitioner Ms. Shang Guiqin and her husband, from the Qilu Petrochemical Group in Linzi District, Zibo City, were taken away by plainclothes police when they were clarifying the truth in Yongliu Market. Their home was searched and they are still being detained.
14. [Zhaoyuan City, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioner Yang Ruihua Arrested at Home
At about 10:00 a.m. on July 23, 2007, Dafa practitioner Ms. Yang Ruihua from Jinling Town, Zhaoyuan City, was arrested by police from the 610 Office, the national security team and police department in Zhaoyuan City. Her whereabouts are unknown.
Xu Linhong, secretary of Zhaoyuan Politics and Law Committee: 86-535-8216988, 86-13808910011
Cai Ping, director of Zhaoyuan Police Department: 86-535-8213899, 86-535-8240088, 86-13705358566
Hou Renxian, head of Zhaoyuan National Security Team: 86-13906458699
Song Shuqin, head of Zhaoyuan 610 Office: 86-535-8393630
15. [Benxi City, Liaoning Province] Fu Xiaodong Persecuted in the Benxi Re-education Center
Mr. Fu Xiaodong, 36, was forced by his company to terminate his years of service because he persevered in practicing Falun Dafa. He was arrested three times. In 2002, he was arrested for the first time and guards at the detention center tortured him on the death bed. In October 2006, he was again sent to a forced labor camp. In May 2007, he was transferred to the Weiningying Re-eduction Center in Benxi City. The center has still not allowed his family members to visit him.
16. [Chongqing City] Dafa Practitioner Gao Yunxia Persecuted Again
On April 25, 2007, police from the Duzhou Police Station illegally arrested Chongqing Dafa practitioner Ms. Gao Yunxia at the Taohuaxincheng Residential Area in Changshou District. The police also searched her home. She is now detained at the Changshou District Detention Center in Chongqing City.
17. [Shanghai City] Dafa Practitioner Jin Weizhen Illegally Arrested
On July 21, 2007, Dafa practitioner Ms. Jin Weizhen from Putuo District, Shanghai City was reported when she went to the Pengpu Area to clarify the truth. Afterwards, she was detained in the Zhabei Detention Center.
18. [Huludao City, Liaoning Province] Dafa Practitioners Liu Jinman and Yang Qingbai Arrested
Mr. Liu Jinman and Ms. Yang Qingbai are Dafa practitioners in Bashihan Township, Jiangchang County, Huludao City. On the night of July 22, 2007, they were reported by villagers when they went to Gejiadian Village to distribute truth-clarifying materials. The Bashihan Township Police Station arrested them and sent them to the Jiangchang County Detention Center.
19. [Jinzhou City, Liaoning Province] Dafa Practitioner Li Litao and His Wife Arrested
On March 12, 2007, police officers from the National Security Team of the Taihe Police Department and the Xiaolingzi Police Station in Jinzhou City went to Dafa practitioner Mr. Liu Litao's home in Songjiagou Village, Taihe District and forcibly searched his home and confiscated his property. They took away Mr. Liu Litao and his wife. The next day, police officer He Baoyu from the Xiaolingzi Police Station searched and took a motorcycle key from Liu Litao's pocket, and then rode away on Liu's motorcycle, which Liu used for work.
20. [Changsha City, Hunan Province] Dafa Practitioners Liu Fengqi and Zhao Qinle Arrested
On July 17, 2007, Dafa practitioners Ms. Liu Fengqi and Ms. Zhao Qinle from Changsha City were arrested when they distributed truth-clarifying materials in Changpokou. Ms. Zhao Qinle was released 24 hours later, but Liu Fengqi's whereabouts are unknown.
21. [Xian County, Hebei Province] Dafa Practitioner Peng Yumin Taken to Detention Center
On July 21, 2007, eight policemen from the National Security Team of the Xian County Police Department in Hebei Province went to Dafa practitioner Ms. Peng Yumin's home in Xian County. They took her away and detained her in the Xian County Detention Center in Hebei Province. The detention center is not allowing anyone to visit her.
22. [Suixi City, Anhui Province] Dafa Practitioner Ma Lianzhen Taken Away
On July 14, 2007, Suixi Dafa practitioner Ms. Ma Lianzhen was illegally arrested by guards when she distributed truth-clarifying materials at the entrance of Zhongrui Market. The guards took her to the Suixi Detention Center.
23. [Wenling City, Zhejiang Province] Dafa Practitioners Including Lin Yihua Persecuted
On the afternoon of July 16, 2007, many Dafa practitioners from Wenling City were illegally sentenced. Among them was Mr. Guo Xiaobo, who had lost his hearing due to being persecuted. Ms. Li Yihua continued her hunger strike to protest the illegal sentence. When Lin Yihua's parents found out their son was illegally sentenced, they went to the detention center to visit him, but their request was refused and the detention center extorted 200 yuan from them.
24. [Kaili City, Guizhou Province] Dafa Practitioner Ms. Wang Mudan Forced to Live a Homeless Life Since July 20, 2007
25. [Hengshui City, Hebei Province] Dafa Practitioner Mr. Liu Qianli Arrested on the Evening of July 21, 2007