Chinese Name: 宋雅琴
City: Yanji City
Date of Death: 2010-07-18
Date of Most Recent Arrest: 2002
Most recent place of detention: Wenmiao Police Station in Changyi District, Jilin City
Ms. Song Yaqin from Jilin City, Jilin Province, began practicing Falun Gong in 1998. She gained spiritual and physical benefits from the practice, including recovery from arthritis. She then suffered a decade-long persecution by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) for her belief since 1999, leading to her death on the morning of July 18, 2010.
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