Additional Persecution News from China - August 28, 2007
1. [Taoyuan County, Hunan Province] Peng Wanguo and Man Sanqing Are on the Verge of Death Due to Persecution in the Taoyuan County Detention Center
Mr. Peng Wanguo is a Dafa practitioner in Cha'anpu Township, Taoyuan County, Changde City, Hunan Province. In November 2006, he was taken away and illegally detained in the Taoyuan County Detention Center. He is paralyzed due to the persecution in the detention center and has completely lost the ability to take care of himself.
Dafa practitioner Mr. Man Sanqing was taken away by police from his home on August 22, 2007. He is detained in the Taoyuan County Detention Center.
Mr. Peng Wanguo and Mr. Man Sanqing went on a hunger strike to resist persecution. The police brutally force-fed them every day. Now their lives are in danger.
2. [Tianjin City] Dafa Practitioner Liu Jialing Is Illegally Arrested Again
On the morning of August 25, 2007, police from the Jinghai National Security Team in Tianjin City illegally arrested Dafa practitioner Ms. Liu Jialing. They also ransacked her home and took away most of her belongings, worth about 30,000 yuan. Now, Ms. Liu Jialing is detained in the Jinghai Detention Center.
Liu Jialing, 30s, is a Dafa practitioner in Jinghai County, Tianjin City. Because she distributed truth-clarifying materials, she was sent to the Banqiao Women's Forced Labor Camp in Dagang District twice in 2001 and again in 2005. In the camp, Ms. Liu was forced to do slave labor and was not allowed to sleep as punishment. Because she resisted being "transformed", her term was extended one year. The total term was three and a half years the first time and, the second time, her term was one year and six months.
3. [Shanghai City] Dafa Practitioner Jin Huizhen Sent to Labor Camp
Dafa practitioner Ms. Jin Huizhen, 53 years old, is a Dafa practitioner in Putuo District, Shanghai City. On the afternoon of July 21, 2007, she was reported when she distributed truth-clarifying materials in the Gongkang No. 4 Village in Zhabei District. That night, several policemen from the Sanquan Police Station of Zhabei Police Department took her away. The next day, police searched her home and ransacked Dafa books and materials. On the afternoon of August 22, 2007, Ms. Jin Huizhen was secretly sentenced to one year's forced labor. Now she is detained in the Zhabei District Detention Center in Shanghai City.
4. [Rushan City, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioner Sun Zhonglong Arrested
On July 26, 2007, Rushan Dafa practitioner Mr. Sun Zhonglong was reported when he clarified the truth in a farmer's market. He was detained in a detention center.
5. [Changting County, Fujian Province] Lai Musheng Arrested
On August 25, 2007, the police from the Changting County National Security Team deceived Dafa practitioner Mr. Lai Musheng, brought him to the Changting Detention Center and detained him. The police intend to detain him in a labor camp for one and a half years.
Lai Yonglin, Changting County National Security Team: 86-13950809880
6. [Pingyuan County, Shandong Province] On August 23, police from the 610 Office of Pingyuan Police Department took away Dafa practitioner Ms. Wang Qiuju.
7. [Handan City, Hebei Province] Dafa Practitioner Gu Yuying Arrested Again
On July 18, 2007, the police from the Fuyuan Police Station of Hanshan District Police Department arrested Handan Dafa practitioner Ms. Gu Yuying and detained her in the Handan City No. 2 Detention Center. On August 24, she broke out of the detention center. Later on, the police from the Handan City Police Department conducted an illegal raid on Dafa practitioners in the whole Handan area. On the night of August 26, 2007, Ms. Gu Yuying was arrested again.
8. [Rushan City, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioner Song Yingping Arrested.
Dafa practitioner Ms. Song Yingping lives in Mazhuang Village, Rushan City. On August 22, 2007, the local police arrested and detained her in the Rushan Detention Center. The police ransacked her home.
9. [Panzhihua City, Sichuan Province] Dafa Practitioners Including Wang Guoqin Arrested and Persecuted
Since August 8, 2007, Panzhihua police and Miyi policemen including Yang Zihua have gone to all townships in Miyi County to arrest Dafa practitioners and search their homes. The following Dafa practitioners are detained in the Miyi Detention Center now: Ms. Wang Guoqin, Ms. Zhang Chengying, Ms. Zhuang Shizhen, Ms. Zhang Qinying, Ms. Liao Deying, Mr. Xiong Xuecai and Mr. Luo Shaorong.
10. [Shanghai City] In the middle of August 2007, Dafa practitioner Ms. Sun Zuoying was arrested. Her whereabouts are now unknown.
11. [Binzhou City, Shandong Province] Dafa Practitioner Feng Zhentang Illegally Sentenced to Five Years' Imprisonment.
On August 3, 2007, the Bincheng District Court illegally sentenced Binzhou Dafa practitioner Mr. Feng Zhentang to five years' imprisonment. Mr. Feng requested an appeal.
12. [Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province] On July 25, 2007, Dafa practitioner Mr. Shi Yongping was taken to a brainwashing center and persecuted.
13. [Gujiao City, Shanxi Province] Dafa Practitioner Li Ailian Illegally Detained
Gujiao Dafa practitioner Ms. Li Ailian is illegally detained in the Shanxi Province Women's Prison. Now Li Ailian's father is critically ill and wants to see his daughter for the last time. The prison said Li's family had to pay about 1000 yuan before seeing her.
14. [Zoucheng City, Shandong Province] In August 2007, Dafa Practitioners Ms. Wang Xinmei and Ms. Xiaolian were arrested when they clarified the truth in Weishan County.
15. [Chongqing City] Dafa Practitioner Wang Ya Persecuted in a Labor Camp
On February 1, 2007, Yuzhong District police arrested Dafa practitioner Ms. Wang Ya. On February 14, she was sent to the Chongqing Women's Labor Camp. Her term is one year and nine months.
16. [Qianwei County, Sichuan Province] Dafa Practitioner Chen Xiancai Sent to a Forced Labor Camp
In July 2007, Qianwei Dafa practitioner Mr. Chen Xiancai was arrested by the local national security police. He was sentenced to one year's forced labor education.
17. [Chifeng City, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region] Dafa Practitioner Gao Xiaohua Taken to a Brainwashing Center
Dafa practitioner Ms. Gao Xiaohua lives in Hongshan District, Chifeng City, Inner Mongolia. On October 1, 2004, she was reported when she distributed truth-clarifying materials in Chifeng City. The police from the Xincheng Police Station arrested her. In December 2004, Ms. Gao Xiaohua was sent to the Huhehaote City Women's Forced Labor Camp.
On August 25, 2007, the police from the Yongju Police Station in Hongshan District took Ms. Gao Xiaohua out of the camp and forcibly sent her to the Chifeng City Brainwashing Center without informing her family.
18. [Wuyang County, Henan Province] Dafa practitioner Wang Fengyu Arrested
In the afternoon of August 21, 2007, Duan Wenxuan from the Wuyang 610 Office led several policemen to take away Dafa practitioner Ms. Wang Fengyu and Mr. Zhang Shouye (a non-practitioner) from East Lianhua Village. Now, Zhang Shouye is being detained and persecuted in the Wuyang Detention Center. Dafa practitioner Wang Fengyu is detained and persecuted in the Luohe City No. 1 Detention Center.
19. [Changchun City, Jilin Province] Supplementary Information Regarding the Arrest of Couple Wang Jianmin and Zhu Yali
38 year old Mr. Wang Jianmin worked in the Jilin Provincial Petrochemical Engineering Department. He was once sentenced to four years' imprisonment. In the Shiling Prison in Siping City, Liaoning Province, he was brutally tortured by all kinds of means. In 2006, he was released to go home. However, the Yihe Road Police Station and the Yongchang Street Neighboring Committee in Chaoyang District, Changchun City, often went to harass him and monitored him for a long time.
On the morning of August 15, 2007, the police from the Yihe Road Police Station arrested Wang Jianmin and illegally searched his home. The police took away valuables worth more than 10,000 yuan, including Wang Jianmin's laptop. That afternoon, the police from the Yihe Road Police Station took away Mr. Wang's wife, Doctor Zhu Yali from duty. Now the couple are detained in the No. 2 Detention Center and the No. 3 Detention Center in Changchun City, respectively.
20. [Beijing City] Dafa Practitioner Yu Peng Arrested
One night in June 2007, four policemen from the Sanjianfang Police Station in Shuangqiao, Chaoyang District, Beijing City, knocked on the door of Dafa practitioner Mr. Yu Peng's home and took him away. Now, 35-year-old Yu Peng's whereabouts are unknown.
21. [Nanchang City, Jianxi Province] Dafa Practitioner Chen Hongmei Arrested Again
Dafa practitioner Ms. Cheng Hongmei works in the Nanchang City Agriculture Department. In March 2007, the police arrested her and illegally sentenced her to two years' forced labor. Later on, because of her family's rescue efforts, Chen Hongmei was released in the form of "carrying out outside of the camp" on May 18.
On August 21, 2007, Wan Jun, Secretary of the Discipline Inspection Committee in the agriculture department and Hu Changgen, Director of the Comprehensive Administration Office, led people to take away Chen Hongmei again and sent her back to the labor camp.
Hu Xiquan, President of the Nanchang City Agriculture Department: 86-791-3986818, 86-791-5718998, 86-13707087299
Wan Jun, Secretary of the Discipline Inspection Committee: 86-797-3986816, 86-791-8625126, 86-13907098819
Hu Changgen, Director of the Comprehensive Administration Office: 86-791-3986812, 86-7915664518, 86-13807063559
22. [Dalian City, Liaoning Province] Dafa practitioner Jiang Jing Arrested
On August 14, 2007, police from the Zhongshan Police Department arrested Ms. Jiang Jing in Shahehou District. She was sent to the Yaojia Detention Center and detained till now.