Latest News from China - 08/24/2002
- [Hebei Province] A Large-Scale Experience Sharing Fa-Conference Is Held
- [Shandong Province] More Banners Are Displayed to Everyday People
- [Dehui City, Jilin Province] Falun Dafa Practitioners Set Up Loudspeakers Broadcasting Truth About Falun Dafa Near a Brainwashing Center
- [Dehui City, Jilin Province] Falun Dafa Practitioners Clarify the Truth to People During the 3rd Green Good Festival
- [Gangu County, Gansu Province] Kindergarten Teacher Wang Hui Is Tortured
- [Linyuan City, Liaoning Province] The Appeal Lodged by Seventeen Falun Dafa Practitioners Is Illegally Rejected
- [Fushun City, Liaoning Province] Police Torture Falun Dafa Practitioners For Eleven Days On End
- [China] He Zuoxiu Profanes the Spirit of Science
- [Hailun City, Heilongjiang Province] The Facts of the Persecution of Falun Dafa Practitioners in Hailun City of Heilongjiang Province
- [Daqing City, Heilongjiang Province] Police in Honggang District, Daqing City of Heilongjiang Province Arrests Falun Dafa Practitioners
- [Hubei Province] Practitioners in an Area of Hubei Province Successfully Hold a Falun Dafa Conference
- [Chengdu City, Sichuan Province] The Authorities in Chengdu City, Sichuan Province Brainwash the Students in School
- [Shanghai City] Shanghai Film Studio Slanders Innocent People [Heilongjiang Province] The Criminal Personnel In Heilongjiang Province and Their Phone Numbers
- [Qianjiang City, Hubei Province] The Crimes of Some Evil People from the National Security Office
[Hebei Province] A Large-Scale Experience Sharing Fa-Conference Is Held
During the three years' anniversary of "7.20", Falun Dafa practitioners in X County of Hebei Province held a grand experience sharing Fa-conference, with the attendance of 90 practitioners. The local Public Security Bureau and police subdivision knew about it, but they dared not interfere due to the powerful righteous thoughts of all practitioners. Eventually, the Fa-conference came to a satisfactory end. It greatly encouraged practitioners in the nearby areas. After the Fa-conference, the police captured about eight practitioners.
[Shandong Province] More Banners Are Displayed to Everyday People
On July 20, 2002, more truth-clarifying banners were fluttering over X City of Shandong Province.
[Dehui City, Jilin Province] Falun Dafa Practitioners Set Up Loudspeakers Broadcasting the Truth About Falun Dafa Near a Brainwashing Center
Around 11:50 p.m. on August 20, loudspeakers were heard again near the brainwashing center, broadcasting the truth about Falun Dafa. It once again greatly shocked and eliminated the evils in other dimensions.
[Dehui City, Jilin Province] Falun Dafa Practitioners Clarify the Truth to People During the Third Green Good Festival
The Third Green Food Festival was held on August 18 in Dehui City of Jilin Province. The opening ceremony was held at the new square, with the presence of Hong Fu, the governor of the province, other provincial officers, guests from 15 foreign countries, and thousands of ordinary people from all over the country. Falun Dafa practitioners posted many truth-clarifying stickers on utility poles and colorful flags on the main roads of the city. The local police were very upset about this, and ordered all the policemen in the city to prevent practitioners from clarifying the truth during the festival. Even on the top of residential buildings, policemen were on watch. However, Dafa practitioners were not frightened. With powerful righteous thoughts, practitioners let fly several dozen pigeons carrying truth-clarifying banners.
[Gangu County, Gansu Province] Kindergarten Teacher Wang Hui Is Tortured
Wang Hui (female) was a kindergarten teacher at the Baiyin Company. She lost her job simply because she refused to give up her belief. She was then illegally detained for a month for going to Beijing to appeal for Falun Dafa. After she was released from the detention center, she began to travel all over the country to clarify the truth. On September 10, 2001, she was captured by the "610 Office" at the Gangu Railway Station in Gansu Province. On September 11, she was transferred to the Tianshui Match Factory for hard labor. In order to protest against the unlawful behavior of the police, Wang Hui went on a hunger strike for three days. On September 14, she was transferred again to the Gangu Detention Center, where she went on hunger strike for three days again. Wei Zhongming, the vice director of Gangu Public Security Bureau who is mainly in charge of persecuting Falun Gong, instructed eight people to press Wang Hui on the bed and to force-feed her by prying her mouth open. Even the prisoners in the detention center shed tears when they saw that.
[Linyuan City, Liaoning Province] The Appeal Lodged by Seventeen Falun Dafa Practitioners Is Illegally Rejected
Eighteen Falun Dafa practitioners from Linyuna City were illegally sentenced to 3-14 years in jail. Seventeen of the practitioners lodged appeals to a higher court; however, all of their appeals were rejected. On the morning of August 9, when the secondl verdict was made, only a few practitioners' family members were allowed to attend. Surrounded by many policemen, the verdict was briefly announced. While approaching the end of the trial, Hou Yanshuang (an employee from Linyuan Steel Plant who had been sentenced to 14 years in jail), Liu Zhifu (an advanced engineer from Linyuan Steel Plant who had been sentenced to 6 years in jail), Li Baozhen (a police instructor and second rank police superintendent who had been sentenced to 6 years in jail) shouted simultaneously "Falun Dafa is good!" The police covered their mouths right away and slapped their faces.
[Fushun City, Liaoning Province] Police Torture Falun Dafa Practitioners For Eleven Days On End
Police from the Zhangdang No.1 Team of Fushun Forced Labor Camp brutally persecute Falun Dafa practitioners. They command practitioners to stand in rows when they come to work in the morning. Then they slap practitioners' faces one by one. They force practitioners to "ride the airplane" all day.(For a detailed description for this and other forms of torture used in forced labor camps,
see http://www.geocities.com/transrefs/Torture-tr.html Policemen insult and abuse Falun Gong practitioners by pouring urine on their backs while they are being tortured. Practitioners are not even allowed to change their urine-soaked clothes. And the same dirty spoon used to scoop the urine is also used to ladle out rice for practitioners. If practitioners faint and fall to the ground, they are beaten. Practitioners are not allowed to sleep as well. The director, Wu Wei, beat Zhang Zhiqin with a bench, breaking his ribs and splitting the bench half. Wu Wei once said, "In order to beat Falun Gong practitioners, I practice by punching sand bags at home." Another practitioner was shot with four electronic batons at the same time. Big blisters appeared on his face and legs. In order to have practitioners give up their belief, the Zhangdang No.1 Team employ torture and brainwashing methods, instructing several collaborators to distort Dafa.
[China] He Zuoxiu Profanes the Spirit of Science
From August 22 to August 27, He Zuoxiu, the so-called academician went to Xining to slander the Buddha Law.
Falun Gong's expounding on supernatural phenomena, such as reincarnation and supernormal abilities is gradually being validated in the medical and scientific fields. The spirit of science allows people to discuss different opinions equally, but He Zuoxiu uses fabrications and lies to slander Falun Gong endlessly. He uses such means to help the dictator to attack a spiritual practice, which is really profaning the spirit of science.
[Hailun City, Heilongjiang Province] The Facts of the Persecution of Falun Dafa Practitioners in Hailun City of Heilongjiang Province
Recently, Falun Dafa practitioner, Yan Lijuan (female) was tricked into going to the local 610 office [An agency specifically created to persecute Falun Gong, with absolute power over each level of administration in the Party and all other political and judiciary systems]. The members of the 610 office told her they would give her the "deposit". But, after she gave the "deposit slip" to the people in the 610 office, they changed it to "fine slip", and said that she could sue anywhere she wanted. The phone number of the 610 office: 86-455-5721050.
Falun Dafa practitioner, Ma Yuhuan, female, 63 years old, is disabled. She was arrested by the police while posting Falun Dafa posters in early July and was cruelly beaten. She was illegally detained for 8 days; in the last four days, she could not eat and could not take care of herself. Her relatives paid 10,000 Yuan [Approximately 20-month salary of an average urban worker] "deposit" to redeem her. Her relatives went to ask who beat her, but the police all said they didn't know.
Phone number of No.1 Detention Center: 86-455-5766269
Phone number of No.2 Detention Center: 86-455-5767052
Falun Dafa practitioner Cui Jie was illegally detained for 5 days in early July.
Falun Dafa practitioner Wang Lirong, (female) was illegally detained for more than 20 days. After she was released, she asked for her computer back, which was illegally seized by Liu Hongyu, the deputy director of the Public Security Bureau.
Falun Dafa practitioners that are currently being detained in the detention center include: Guo Limin (female), Guo Lixiang (female), Chen Feng. The police also stole more than 5, 000-Yuan cash from Guo Limin's home.
[Daqing City, Heilongjiang Province] Police in Honggang District, Daqing City of Heilongjiang Province Arrests Falun Dafa Practitioners
Police in Honggang District, Daqing City of Heilongjiang Province arrested Falun Dafa practitioner Bai Lizhu (female) from her home on August 14, 2002 and illegally detained her in the city detention center.
[Hubei Province] Practitioners in an Area of Hubei Province Successfully Hold a Falun Dafa Conference
Falun Dafa practitioners in an area of Hubei Province successfully held a Falun Dafa conference. Practitioners exchanged experiences of righteous thoughts and righteous actions while assisting Teacher in Fa-rectification and offering salvation to the sentient beings. They encouraged each other, and the atmosphere was very peaceful and harmonious.
[Chengdu City, Sichuan Province] The Authorities in Chengdu City, Sichuan Province Brainwash the Students in School
It is heard that in Chengdu City of Sichuan Province, the evil force plans to let the students in school watch the film that slanders Falun Dafa to poison the minds of the students.
[Shanghai City] Shanghai Film Studio Slanders Innocent People
A film produced by Shanghai Film Studio that slanders Falun Dafa and Falun Dafa practitioners was released on August 22 at every theater in Shanghai. This film used fabrications to slander Falun Dafa practitioners.
A partial list of the people who participated in the fabrication of this film:
Executive Producer: Zhu Yongde
Producer: Zhou Guoxiong, Xu Pengle, Xue Deliang
Planner: He Zizhuang, Shao Lijun, Feng Chuansheng, Shi Shangxiao
Director: Wang Guoxian
Screenplay by Wang Guoxian, Liu Yuan
Production Manager: Qian Zude
Also, the TV series written by Ye Xin and directed by Xu Weijie that slanders Falun Dafa and Falun Dafa practitioners will be broadcasted on a Shanghai TV station on August 28.
[Heilongjiang Province] The Criminal Personnel In Heilongjiang Province and Their Phone Numbers
The Deputy Director of the No.2 Mental Hospital in Qiqihaer City: Sun Bensheng, 86-452-3125050 (home)
Director of the Finance Bureau of the Academy of Sciences: Li Zhigang, 86-10-68283582 (home)
Traffic Police Brigade in Gannan County, Heilongjiang Province: Gao Qingli, 86-452-5625735 (home)
[Qianjiang City, Hubei Province] The Crimes of Some Evil People from the National Security Office
Chen Guiju (female) often leads a gang of evil people to illegally ransack Falun Dafa practitioners' homes. Wan Bo (male) often cruelly tortures Falun Dafa practitioners who are illegally detained in No.1 Detention Center in Qianjiang City. A female Falun Dafa practitioner by the last name of Ai was put in shackles and locked onto a board for more than 20 days. Now, Wan Bo has been arrested because of gambling.