The Situation of Three Orphans in Gansu Province
Parents in Jail -- 8-year-old Wang Juanjuan Lives with Her 80-year-old Grandmother
Wang Juanjuan is an 8-year-old girl. She is a fourth grader in Hetan Team Elementary School, Jiaojiazhuang Township, Yongchang County, Gansu Province. She lives with her 80-year-old grandmother, and they have no resources with which to live.
Wang Juanjuan's father Wang Zexing, 40 years old, was sentenced to 10 years in prison in March 2001 for practicing Falun Gong. Her mother, Wang Yongfang, 37 years old, is also a Falun Gong practitioner. She was sentenced to a 6-year prison term in March 2001.
17-year-old Zhang Tiezhu Supports Himself by Growing Crops
Seventeen-year-old Zhang Tiezhu lives in Jiaojiazhuang Township, Yongchang County, Gansu Province. He lives alone and supports himself by growing crops.
Zhang Tiezhu's parents are both Falun Dafa practitioners and have been sentenced to prison. His father, Zhang Tingrong, 45 years old, was sentenced to 12 years in prison in March 2001. His mother, Wang Zefang, 41 years old, was sentenced to 8 years in prison in March 2001.
Parents Are Arrested, Wei Wei Lives with Her Grandmother
Wei Wei is a 19-year-old girl. She lives in Lanzhou City, Gansu Province with her grandmother.
Wei's father, Wei Anyue, is 44 years old. He is a resident of Jinchang City, Gansu Province. He is a former employee of the Transportation Department, Jinchuan Company. He was forced to retire early in 2001 (1) and became destitute and homeless in order to avoid being illegally arrested at home. He was arrested on December 7, 2003 in Lanzhou City, and his current whereabouts are unknown.
Wei's mother, He Binying, is 43 years old. She was arrested on December 7, 2003 in Lanzhou City. Her current situation is unknown.