Additional Persecution News from China - February 15, 2009 (13 Reports)
(Clearwisdom.net) Today's News from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 15 cities and counties in 9 provinces. In this report, 27 practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention and at least 11 practitioners were illegally arrested.
[Fengcheng, Liaoning Province] Ms. Liu Yinfeng Went on Hunger Strike for Three Months, Her Condition Critical
[Tongjiang City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Li Yuying Illegally Detained, on Hunger Strike for Six Days
[Heguang City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Du Guihua Recently Arrested and Taken Away
[Weifang City, Shandong Province] The Persecution of Ms. Su Baoli
[Yantai City, Shandong Province] Mr. Sun Zhenlin Illegally Arrested
[Tangshan City, Hebei Province] Additional Facts on the Persecution of Ms. Wang Ning
[Yuxi City, Yunan Province] Mr. He Youlin Illegally Sentenced to Three Years Imprisonment by the Court
[Guang'an Area, Sichuan Province] Several Practitioners Still Illegally Detained in Detention Centers
[Fujin City, Heilongjiang Province] Mr. Tian Haitao Arrested and Taken Away
[Jixi City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Sun Huiqin Arrested and Taken Away
[Qinhuangdao City, Hebei Province] Ms. Zhang Fengying to be Prosecuted at an Illegal Trial
[Gansu Province] Mr. Yan Yuanjing Illegally Detained and Persecuted
[Wulumuqi City, Xinjiang Province] Ms. Li Guiqin Illegally Arrested Three Times
1. [Fengcheng, Liaoning Province] Ms. Liu Yinfeng Went on Hunger Strike for Three Months, Her Condition Critical
On November 15, 2008, Ms. Liu Yinfeng, Ms. Leng Dongmei and Ms. Wang Chunzhen, all practitioners from Hongqi Township in Fengcheng City, were arrested and taken away by officers working for the Hongqi Police Station. Ms. Liu and Ms. Leng have been on a hunger strike since then. Ms. Liu has been illegally detained at Dandong Detention Center. A few days ago, her family learned that Ms. Liu is in critical condition. She has tumor on her leg and was diagnosed with cancer at the hospital.
Ms. Wang has been illegally sentenced to a forced labor camp for one year and is now detained in Masanjia Forced Labor Camp. Ms. Leng is in Dongguang Detention Center and has also been on a hunger strike.
Wang Cen, deputy head of Fengcheng Hongqixiang Township Police Station: 86-415-8083120, 86-159-02456222
2. [Tongjiang City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Li Yuying Illegally Detained, on Hunger Strike for Six Days
On February 9, 2009, Ms. Li Yuying went to Tongjiangsan Village to make truth-clarification materials and she was reported. On the morning of February 11, police officers from Tongjiang City followed Ms. Li to her home, where they arrested her and took her away and detained her in Dongjiang Detention Center. She has been on a hunger and water strike for six days.
3. [Heguang City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Du Guihua Recently Arrested and Taken Away
At 9:00 a.m., on February 13, Ms. Du Guihua from Hegang City was running her business at the Dongbeiya Mall and was arrested by officers from the Gongnong District Police Sub-Bureau. They also illegally searched her booth and confiscated some of her personal belongings. After that, they went to her home to search it, but they ended up finding nothing.
Head of Gongnong District Police Sub-Bureau He Qingyan: 86-468-3458668 (H), 86-13904681298 (C), 86-468-3423113 (O)
Head of Gongnong District Police Sub-Bureau, Li Shujiang: 86-468-3429199 (H), 86-13069950888 (C), 86-468-3425698 (O)
4. [Weifang City, Shandong Province] The Persecution of Ms. Su Baoli
At 11:00 p.m. on July 7, 2008, Ms. Su Baoli was asleep in her home in Lijiagucheng Village in the Yashan District of Weifang City. Seven or eight police officers arrested her and took her away. the Head of Wangjiazhuang Police Station, Gu Wei, was in charge of the arrest. They climbed over the wall and broke into her home. Because they stuffed her under the car seat, Ms. Su's neck got twisted and injured. She was taken to Weifang Detention Center. As a result of the torture, Ms. Su developed headaches, a suffocating feeling in her chest, and heart palpitations. She became very weak and was later transferred to the Wangcun Police Station.
At the forced labor camp, the No. 2 Team team leader, Zhao Wenhui, covered Ms. Su's mouth with scotch tape and tied her to a window for a long time. When Ms. Su did not give up her belief, the guards ordered drug addicts led by Jiang Lixia to kick her belly, chest, and between her legs. They also punched her and slapped her face. They poured cold water over her, slapped her face with their shoes, and locked her in a washroom for many days and nights until she had relapses in her heart, stomach, liver, and diabetic conditions. She is in critical condition. On January 20, 2009, they notified her family to take her home.
5. [Yantai City, Shandong Province] Mr. Sun Zhenlin Illegally Arrested
On February 11, 2009, Mr. Sun Zhenlin from Dong Village in Yantai Economic Development Zone was arrested and taken away by police officers. Currently, it's known that he has been illegally detained at Shihuiyao Police Station.
6. [Tangshan City, Hebei Province] Additional Facts on the Persecution of Ms. Wang Ning
Ms. Wang Ning, 42, is a resident of Shengshuiyuan Village in Tiechang Township of Zunhua City. She appealed to the government in 2000 and as a result was taken to the police station by officers from the Tangshan Liaison Office. She was cruelly beaten. In order to not to impact her family, she didn't give them her home address so she got beaten and was seriously wounded. She jumped out of the vehicle and then was taken to Fengrun Hospital, where the torture continued. After her family found out about her arrest, they took her home. When they found her, she was nude. She became mentally disordered and didn't recognize her family and also cursed everyone all day long. Later, when fellow practitioners came to her home to recite the Fa to her every day, she become conscious and firm in Dafa cultivation.
In the spring of 2008, Ms. Wang was sentenced to five years of imprisonment. She was in handcuffs and in shackles for more than 40 days at Zunhua Detention Center. Much of her hair was torn out by guards. Currently, she is still detained at Zunhua Detention Center.
Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Committee in Shiqiaotou Village of Zunhua City, Zhang Shuangli: 86-13832995326
7. [Yuxi City, Yunan Province] Mr. He Youlin Illegally Sentenced to Three Years Imprisonment by the Court
In 2002, Mr. He Youlin, a practitioner from Huaning County in Yuxi City, was sentenced to three years imprisonment by Huangning County Court. He was taken to Yunnan Province No. 1 Prison and was released in 2004. In 2008, he was arrested by the Huaning County Police Bureau and the 610 Office. In very short period of time, he was sentenced by the Huaning County Court to four years imprisonment and he was taken to Yunan Province No. 1 Prison.
8. [Guang'an Area, Sichuan Province] Several Practitioners Still Illegally Detained in Detention Centers
Three months prior to the Beijing Olympics, several Falun Gong practitioners from different cities and counties in the Guang'an area were arrested and taken away. The oldest was 80 years old. Some were taken directly to forced labor camps and suffer from cruel punishment without going through any trial.
At 5:00 p.m. on June 26, 2008, Ms. Li Mingqiu, Ms. Li Wenlian, Mr. Luo Hongqin, Mr. Yang Xueqin, Mr. Li Keming, Mr. Peng Dongying, and other practitioners were ambushed by police officers near the home of a practitioner with the surname Yang in the Guang'an area.
At the same time, when Mr. Luo Daxing from Chengbei County was driving his motorcycle, he was grabbed by police officers from Chengbei County. At around 10:00 p.m., six to seven officers from Chengbei Police Station, the Police Bureau, and a local community management committee broke into Mr. Luo's home, where they confiscated Mr. Luo's Dafa books, his DVD-R player, DVDs, two MP3 players, and other personal belongings. Mr. Luo's daughter was also arrested.
Many of these practitioners are still being detained in Chengbei Detention Center and Yuchi County Detention Center in the Guang'an area. Ms. Yang Xueqin was detained in the Yuchi County Detention Center.
On August 19, 2008, Mr. Tang Xiewen, who is a countryside medical doctor from Linxi Township in Yuechi County, was also arrested and taken away. Recently, he was secretly sentenced to three and half years.
Guang'an City 610 Office leader Xiong Changyong: 86-826-2334610,
Guang'an Domestic Security Brigade Team leader Luo: 86-826-2332464
9. [Fujin City, Heilongjiang Province] Mr. Tian Haitao Arrested and Taken away
On February 12, 2009, Mr. Tian Haitai, 46, was arrested and taken away near Jiamusi City. Mr. Tian has been to Beijing twice to appeal to the government and has been arrested and taken away three times.
10. [Jixi City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Sun Huiqin Arrested and Taken Away
At 1:00 p.m., on February 11, 2009, the Head of Kaikuang Police Station in Jixi City, Song Wenge, and others broke into a practitioner's house. Without showing any ID or search warrant, they ransacked Ms. Zheng Huiqin's home and confiscated her Dafa books, exercise tapes, DVDs, Teacher's portraits, and other items. They arrested Ms. Cheng and took her to Chengzihe Police Sub-Bureau. She is being held in the Jixi City No. 2 Detention Center.
11. [Qinhuangdao City, Hebei Province] Ms. Zhang Fengying to be Prosecuted at an Illegal Trial
On February 19, officials from Wuning County Court in Qinghuangdao City are to illegally prosecute Ms. Zhang Fengying who is from Zhucaoying.
Wuning County 610 Office, Zheng Xiaojun: 86-13315696796, 86-335-6021044, 86-335-6022044
12. [Gansu Province] Mr. Yan Yuanjing Illegally Detained and Persecuted
In April 2008, Mr. Yan Yuanjing was sentenced to three years of imprisonment and is currently detained at Tianshui Prison. Since her son was arrested, Mr. Yuan's mother, 93, has been in a deep depression.
13. [Wulumuqi City, Xinjiang Province] Ms. Li Guiqin Illegally Arrested Three Times
On January 1, 2009, Ms. Li Guiqin, who works for Xinjiang Production and Construction Army Supreme Court, was arrested and taken away by local police officers. She is being detained at the Shuimogou District Detention Center in Wulumuqi City. This is the third time that she has been arrested. In order to escape being harassed by police officers, she had to leave home in 2006 and she has been wandering about since then.