Additional Persecution News from China - November 9, 2010 (21 Reports)
(Clearwisdom.net) Today's news from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 20 cities or counties in 10 provinces. In this report, 10 practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention and at least 16 practitioners were illegally arrested.
1. [Zhaoyuan City, Shandong Province] Ms. Yang Wenjie Brutally Tortured in the Zhaoyuan Brainwashing Center
On July 25, 2010, Ms. Yang Wenjie was arrested and taken to the Zhaoyuan Brainwashing Center because she talked to people about Falun Gong. In protest, she went on a hunger strike for 24 days. During the hunger strike, Song Shaochang and others brutally force-fed her many times. Because she refused to cooperate, she was hung and handcuffed for a long time. She was not allowed to sleep and her hands, crossed in front of her chest, were handcuffed to a bed. Her family has not been allowed to visit her for more than three months. As a result of persecution, Ms. Yang is very thin.
2. [Tangshan City, Hebei Province] Ms. Huo Yuping Homeless and Destitute
At 6 p.m. on November 3, 2010, Chang Jiancai, chief of the Changzhuang Police Station in Fengrun District, Tangshan City, took more than 10 policemen to Zhiwu Village, Changzhuang Township, and illegally arrested Ms. Huo Yuping. Ms. Huo's daughter and son-in-law tried to resist, but Ms. Huo was forcibly taken away. Her family then asked to go with her. On the way to the police station, they managed to release her, but now Ms. Huo is homeless and destitute, and the police have taken her son-in-law, Dong Zhexu, to Fengrun Detention Center.
3. [Hefei City, Anhui Province] Ms. Wu Yuedi Transferred to the Hefei Second Detention Center in Hefei City on October 26, 2010
4. [Xingning, Guangdong Province] Mr. Zhu Zhiqiang Taken Away
At 6 p.m. on November 3, 2010, Chief Luo from the Daping Police Station and others broke into the home of Mr. Zhu Zhiqiang. Mr Zhu was taken to Xingning Detention Center.
Luo Xingrong, director of the Xingning 610 Office: 86-753-3186588, 86-13826698588, 86-753-3390831
Chen Hanxiong, deputy director of the Xingning 610 Office: 86-753-3186296, 86-13075169159, 86-753-3383320
Zhang Changqing: 86-13005293683, 86-753-3333376
Xingning Detention Center: 86-753-3337376
5. [Chongzhou City, Sichuan Province] Mr. Wang Guoqing Taken Away on November 2, 2010
6. [Songyuan City, Jilin Province] Mr. Zheng Yafeng Taken to the Songyuan Brainwashing Center
On November 8, 2010, officers from the Songyuan 610 Office and the Changling County Domestic Security Team seized Mr. Zheng Yafeng, who is a teacher in the Liushui High School in Changling County. Mr. Zheng was taken to Songyuan Brainwashing Center.
Li He, chief of the Changling County Domestic Security Team: 86-438-7223249, 86-13630370111
7. [Chongqing City] Mr. Zeng Fanyou Taken Away
Mr. Zeng Fanyou, in his 50s, lives in Shujia Township, Longxing Town, the Yubei District, Chongqing City. On the afternoon of October 22, 2010, he was reported to the police for talking to people about Falun Gong in Shujia Township. He was picked up by officers from the Longxing Police Station and his current whereabouts are unknown.
8. [Xiangfan City, Hubei Province] Ms. Zhang Jie, Ms. Liu Ying, and Ms. Wang Fenglin Taken into Custody
Ms. Zhang Jie is a teacher in the Renminlu Elementary school. Ms. Liu Ying is a teacher in the Twentieth High School. Ms. Wang Fenglin is an employee in the Xiangfan 619 Institute. The three practitioners were taken to the Shiqiao Brainwashing Center by officers from the Xiangfan 610 Office.
9. [Fuyu County, Jilin Province] Ms. Zhao Yu Detained
Ms. Zhao Yu lives in Zhangbu Village, Caijiagou, Fuyu County. On October 21, 2010, she was picked up by officers from the Caijiagou Police Station. She was released, but on October 29 she was arrested again. She is being held in Fuyu Detention Center.
10. [Fengtai District, Beijing] Ms. Chen Jianhua Taken Away
On November 6, 2010, Ms. Chen Jianhua was taken away by officers from the Fengtai Police Department because she talked to people about Falun Gong and distributed Falun Gong materials.
In 2008, Ms. Chen Jianhua was reported to the police and taken into custody because she talked to people about Falun Gong in the Fengtai District, Beijing. The Beijing Police Department sent her to Inner Mongolia for two years of forced labor, during which time she was kicked, punched, shocked with electric batons, and confined in a very small cell. She went on a hunger strike several times and was taken to the hospital for emergency treatment. She was released in February 2010.
11. [Hanchuan, Hubei Province] Ms. Chen Hongchun and Mr. Gao Huobao Detained
In the middle of the night on November 5, 2010, Ms. Chen Hongchun and Mr. Gao Huobao were taken away by officers from the Daoqiao Police Station in Yunmeng County. The couple had been distributing Falun Gong materials in Xindi Village, Daoqiao Town, Yunmeng County. They were taken to Yunmeng Detention Center.
12. [Fushun City, Liaoning Province] Recent Information about Ms. Du Yujie
On the morning of November 3, 2010, Ms. Du Yujie was seized by officers from the Guangming Police Station in the Wanghua District. On November 5, 2010, she was taken to Nangou Detention Center in Fushun. On November 7, 2010, her home was ransacked.
Guangming Police Station: 86-413-6429829
Jiang Hongri: 86-413-7702262
Wanghua Police Department: 86-413-6653007, 86-413-6689054
13. [Huili, Sichuan Province] Ms. Tan Fang and Her Husband Picked Up
Ms. Tan Fang works in the Yimen Cement Factory. At 10 a.m.on November 8, 2010, Ms. Tan was reported to the police for distributing Falun Gong materials at the Meikuang Market in Yimen. She and her husband, Mr. Luo Siwa, who does not cultivate Falun Gong, were tied up with ropes and taken to the Yimen Police Station by security guards from the Yimen Cement Factory. At 1 p.m., the domestic security police from Huili County ransacked Ms.. Tan's home.
Duan Ning, chief of the Yimen Police Station: 86-13881563060
Yang Shaoliang, chief of the Huili Domestic Security Team: 86-834-5622951, 86-13981583786, 86-13881583768
Wang Zifa, Deputy chief of the Huili Domestic Security Team: 86-13981568255
14. [Wuhan City, Hubei Province] Ms. Xiong Guiju Taken Away
On November 2, 2010, six officers from the Yiyuanlu Police Station in the Jiangan District, Wuhan City, broke into the home of Ms. Xiong Guiju. They took her computer, printer, and other materials. Ms. Xiong and another practitioner were taken away. Now Ms. Xiong is being detained in Chenjiaji Brainwashing Center.
Cheif of the Yiyuanlu Police Station: 86-27 82788845, 86-27 82823629
15. [Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province] Mr. Li Weiguo Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison and Being Detained in the Daowai Second Detention Center
16. [Shanghai] Mr. Du Zhilong Persecuted
On the morning of November 5, 2010, Mr. Du Zhilong from Zhoupu, Pudong, was reported to the police by a laborer that he talked to about Falun Gong during the re-decorating of his house. Mr Du was taken away by the local police. On November 7, 2010, his family learned that he had been sent to the Pudong Second Detention Center.
Mr. Du is 70 years old. On M,arch 8, 2000, he was detained for 45 days for practicing Falun Gong. Between January 19, 2000 and April 24, 2001, he was detained for the same reason. Between May 2006 and May 2007, he was sent to a forced labor camp because he talked to people about Falun Gong.
17. [Yangchun City, Guangdong Province] Ms. Lin Pingshu Sent to the Sanshui Forced Labor Camp for Three Years
At the end of April 2009, officers from the Yangchun 610 Office ransacked Ms. Lin Pingshu's home. Ms. Lin was sent to the Yangchun Detention Center. She is now in Sanshui Women's Forced Labor Camp for three years.
18. [Luoding, Guangdong Province] Mr. Yang Hongbin Taken Away
On October 22, 2010, Tang Boyong and officers from the Luoding Police Department ransacked the home of Mr Yang Hongbin, arrested him, and took some of his Falun Gong materials. He has been sentenced to 15 months in a forced labor camp.
19. [Xupu County, Hunan Province] Ms. Yang Lanying Detained
On the morning of November 7, 2010, Ms. Yang Lanying was arrested for talking to people about Falun Gong. She is being detained in Xupu Detention Center.
Xiang Changsong, deputy Party secretary of the Politics and Law Committee: 86-13973075167
Luo Chongjian, director of the Xupu 610 Office: 86-13638454508
Yang Yifeng, director of the Xupu 610 Office: 86-13874405856
Zhang Chunan, director of the Xupu Police Department: 86-745-3323336, 86-13907454625
20. [Suizhou City, Hubei Province] Ms. Liu Hongpin and Mr. Fang Guozhong Persecuted
In the afternoon on November 6, 2010, Ms. Liu Hongpin and Mr, Fang Guozhong were reported to the police for talking to people about Falun Gong. The two practitioners were taken to the Wanhe Police Station. Their motorcycles were also confiscated. The police took 600 yuan, posters, banners, and DVD's about Falun Gong.
21. [Dunhua City, Jilin Province] Ms. Liu Jingping Detained
At the end of October 2010, Ms. Liu Jingping was taken away because she talked to people about Falun Gong. Her home was ransacked. She is being held in a detention center.