Today's persecution cases cover 13 provinces and 23 cities and counties. The facts below describe 24 practitioners persecuted during their detention and at least 17 practitioners illegally arrested.
[Daqing City, Heilongjiang Province] Han Guirong's Neighbor Impacted by the Persecution
[Dalian City, Liaoning Province] Information about the Persecution of Wang Guiying
1. [Daqing City, Heilongjiang Province] Han Guirong's Neighbor Impacted by the Persecution
In April 2007, Daqing City police officers arrested Dafa practitioner Ms. Han Guirong's neighbor. They threatened this elderly lady and told her not to help Ms. Han. They refused to allow her to pay Han's rent and threatened her son's future.
2. [Dalian City, Liaoning Province] Information about the Persecution of Wang Guiying
Ms. Wang Guiying is 37 years old. In 2003, she went to Beijing to unfurl a Dafa banner and was arrested and taken back to Dalian City, where she was illegally detained for three years. She was detained at Dalian Forced Labor Camp and Masanjia Forced Labor Camp. After she was released, her husband proposed to divorce her.
Dalian City Xigang District Minyun Police Station: 86-411-83633211
3. [Panjin City, Liaoning Province] Wang Mingjie Shot by Police Officers from Wujiaxiang Police Station
In November 2007, when Mr. Wang Mingjie was producing truth-clarification materials, he was shot in the buttocks by police officers from the Wujiaxiang Police Station. He was taken to the hospital for treatment.
4. [Jilin City, Jilin Province] Zhao Guoxing and Four Other Dafa Practitioners Taken to Gongzhuling Prison
On November 13, 2007, Mr. Zhao Guoxing and Mr. Liu Yu were taken to the Jilin Province Gongzhuling Prison. Ms. Mu Chunhong and Ms. Wang Liqiu were taken to the Changchun Heizuizi Women's Prison. Currently, Mr. Zhao Yingjie is being held at the Jilin City Detention Center.
On November 19, Zhao Guoxing and other practitioners were transferred to the "Strictly Monitored Group" in Gongzhuling Prison, and then they were locked in small cells and subjected to brainwashing.
5. [Heilongjiang Province] Ms. Zhou Guirong and Ms. Sun Xiuzhen Transferred to Hailin City Detention Center
Dafa practitioners Ms. Zhou Guirong and Ms. Sun Xiuzhen from Hailin Farm were transferred from the Hailin City Linye Detention Center to the Hailin City Detention Center, where they remain today.
6. [Dalian City, Liaoning Province] Dafa Practitioner Mr. Zhang Tortured and Unable to Walk
Dafa practitioner Mr. Zhang Wei was tortured until he was unable to walk in Ward 3 of the Yingkou City Prison.
7. [Fujin City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms Wang Jinhua Arrested
At 4:00 p.m. on November 23, 2007, Wu Shouren, Head of Fujin City's Jianshan Township Police Station, led others to Ms. Wang Jinhua's home, where they confiscated a computer, tape recorder and other items. They also forcibly took her away.
8. [Jilin Province] Recent Situation of Dafa Practitioners Detained in Yushu City
On August 10, 2007, Dafa practitioner Mr. Lu Xianfeng from Sihe Township was taken away by police, and he now faces an illegal trial.
Ms. Tian Yumei, who was arrested in November, appears to be in great danger and is now undergoing emergency treatment. Ms. Xuan Zhaoru, Ms. Wang Guohua, Mr. Liu Shihua and Ms. Cheng Xiaohua are still being held at the detention center.
9. [Shulan City, Jilin Province] Meng Fuxiang Arrested
On November 19, 2007, when practitioners were leaving a truth-clarification materials production center, three police officers broke into the room and took away Dafa practitioners Mr. Meng Fuxiang, Ms. Chen Qinglan and Mr. Dong Libiao.
10. [Beijing] Dafa Practitioner Li Xiaofen and Ms. Song Detained in Tuanhe Forced Labor Camp
On July 27, 2007, Ms. Li Xiaofen, who is 66 years old and from Haidian District in Beijing, and Ms. Song, who is 68 years old, were followed and then arrested by people from the Qinghe Police Station. Li was illegally sentenced to two years in a forced labor camp and Song to three years in a forced labor camp. Currently they are both detained in Tuanhe Forced Labor Camp.
11. [Beijing] Beijing Dispatch Center Officers Torture Dafa Practitioners
In September 2007, more than ten Dafa practitioners were transferred by the Beijing Dispatching Center to Masanjia Forced Labor Camp's No. 2 Women's Ward. At the Beijing Dispatching Center, some practitioners were stripped and then beaten.
On the morning of November 23, Dafa practitioner Ms. Chai Xuan's home in the Baishiqiao area in Haidian District was ransacked.
12. [Tianjin] Additional Information on Lu Liqing and He Shuqi's Arrest
On November 21, 2007, Dafa practitioners Ms. Lu Liqing and Ms. He Shuqi from Hexi District in Tianjin visited fellow practitioner Ms. Fei Jianying, who had been tortured into unconsciousness. Both of them were arrested and detained at Liulin Police Station. Ms. Fei's sister Fei Jianyu was also arrested. On the same evening, their homes were ransacked. On the evening of November 22, Lu Liqing was taken to Caozizhuang Detention Center, while He Shuying and Fei Jianyu were released.
13. [Shanghai] Ms Li Chunwei Arrested
In early November 2007, when Dafa practitioner Mr. Li Chunwei was handing out truth-clarification materials in a residential area, she was seized by police. Her company then fired her for being absent from work.
14. [Shouguang City, Shandong Province] Ms. Ge Sufang Seized
On November 13, Dafa practitioner Ms. Ge Sufang from Yinli Township was arrested.
15. [Shandong Province] Zibo Educational Bureau Officials Plot to Persecute Dafa Practitioners
On November 20, 2007, people from Zibo City's Linqu District Education Bureau held an emergency meeting. The attendees were secretaries of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) committee of each school under the Education Bureau. The discussions centered around enlisting all of the teachers and students in each school to investigate and report, on a compensatory basis, on Falun Gong materials and practitioners.
Zibo City Education Bureau Office: 86-533-3184086
Zibo City Education Propaganda Division: 86-533-3184109
Principal of Linqu District Ruitai Middle School: 86-13853332776
16. [Weifang City, Shandong Province] Sun Wenqiang Taken to a Forced Labor Camp
At 2:00 p.m. on October 11, 2007, Dafa practitioner Mr. Sun Wenqiang, 18 years old, was taken to Dongguan Police Station by police officers from the Domestic Security Brigade of Weifang City Police Bureau and Dongguan Police Station. His cellphone, motorcycle and 300 yuan in cash were confiscated. On October 13, Mr. Sun was taken to the Weifang City Detention Center. On November 10, he was taken to the Wangcun Forced Labor Camp to serve a two-year term.
17. [Shandong Province] Mr. Wei Yanhe Taken to Wangcun Forced Labor Camp
On November 9, 2007, Dianzi Village Dafa practitioner Mr. Wei Yanhe was taken to the Wangcun Forced Labor Camp.
18. [Sanmenxia City, Henan Province] Han Zengqiang Detained
Mr. Han Zengqiang, 37 years old, worked in a middle management position in Laoyacha Gold Mine in the Hexi Forest Farm in Sanmenxia City. On September 11, 2007, he was detained by people from the local 610 Office. Mr. Han was recently fired from his job.
President of Laoyacha Mine Qiang Pengzhan: 86-13503989658
Secretary of the CCP Committee of Laoyacha Mine Li Niancang: 86-13707646228
19. [Lanzhou City, Gansu Province] Dong Huide Seized
On November 2, 2007, when Mr. Dong Dehui was putting up truth-clarification materials, he was arrested. Dong was illegally detained at the Gansu Province No. 2 Detention Center.
20. [Baoji City, Shanxi Province] Feng Xinxiang Arrested Again
Mr. Feng Xinxiang from Fufeng County in Shannxi Province was clarifying the truth when someone reported him to the authorities. At about noon on November 23, 2007, he was taken away by people from the Fufeng Police Bureau. His relatives and friends have been denied visitation.
21. [Baoji City, Shannxi Province] Zhang Xiaoe and Duan Xiaoke Arrested
On September 1, 2007, when Ms. Zhang Xiaoe and Ms. Duan Xiaoke were handing out truth-clarification materials, they were seized. They have been taken to Xi'an City for two years' detention in a forced labor camp.
22. [Haozhou City, Anhui Province] Zhang Xiaoxiao and his Wife Arrested
In November 2007, police officers from the Haozou City 610 Office, people from Wobei Police Station, and others from the local community management committee arrested Dafa practitioners Mr. Zhang Xiaoxiao and Ms. Cui, who are husband and wife.
23. [Hanzhong City, Shannxi Province] Du Shuxin Taken Away by Police
At 7:00 p.m. on November 23, 2007, when Ms. Du Shuxin, over 60 years old, was handing out truth-clarification DVDs, she was reported to the authorities. She was then arrested.
24. [Nanchang City, Jiangxi Province] Mr. Luo Laixiang Detained in Nanchang City No. 2 Detention Center
On the evening of October 17, Dafa practitioner Mr. Luo Laixiang was arrested in Nanhang. He is currently detained in the Nanchang City No. 2 Detention Center.
25. [Changsha City, Hunan Province] Married Couple Li Zhihong and Liu Guorong Suffer from Persecution
In July 2007, Ms. Li Zhihong and Mr. Liu Guorong wanted to visit their daughter, who is studying overseas, so they went to the local police station to apply for a passport. When the clerk found out from a file that they are Falun Gong practitioners, their applications were rejected.
26. [Fuzhou City, Fujian Province] Mr. Chen Zhihui Detained
Dafa practitioner Mr. Chen Zhihui remains detained in the Fuzhou City No.1 Detention Center.
27. [Wuhan City, Hubei Province] Ms. Xue Liangyan Detained
Dafa practitioner Ms. Xue Liangyan is being held in the No.1 Women's Detention Center in Dongxihu District.
28. [Rong County, Guangxi Province] Guan Haibin Arrested Again
On June 26, 2007, Ms. Xu Xiuzhen and her husband Mr. Guan Haibin were secretly taken away by people from the Domestic Security Brigade. Ms. Xu's cash and computer were confiscated. Mr. Guan was fired from his job, and he did not return home until July 29.
On August 29, when Guan was looking for work in Nanning City, Guanxi Province, people from the Xingning Police Station in Nanning City and plainclothes police from the Nanning City Domestic Security Brigade arrested him again. Currently he is being held in the No. 2 Detention Center in Yuzhou District, Yulin City.
29. [Ezhou City, Hubei Province] Chen Beiping and Others Seized
On October 21 and November 1 of 2007, Ms. Chen Beiping, Ms. Liu Xiuying, Ms. Liu Zhengyin, Ms. Gao Zhuyun and Ms. Wang Huiqin were arrested by people from the Ezhou City 610 Office. They are being held in the Ezhou City Assistance Management Station, the Ezhou City Detention Center and the Ezhou City No. 1 Detention Center.
30. [Hengyang City, Hunan Province] Chemistry Textbook Has Content Defaming Falun Gong
Compiled by the Heyang City Educational Science Institute and published by the Hunan Education Publishing Company, Study Instructions and Foundational Training Vol. 1 used by ninth grade students has content defaming Falun Gong in its Q&A section, Chapter 4.
Hunan Education Publishing Tel: 86-731-5486705
Hengyang City Educational Science Institute: 86-734-8266737