(Clearwisdom.net) The news from China in this article includes incidents of persecution that took place in 25 cities or counties in 14 provinces. In the report, 17 Falun Gong practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention, and at least 47 practitioners were illegally arrested.
1. [Wuchang City, Heilongjiang Province] Additional Information about the Arrests of Ms. Zhang Yujuan and Others
Ms. Zhang Yujuan, Ms. Zhang Shuwen, Ms. Zhang Yukun, and Mr. Sun Qiang from Wuchang City were arrested by officers from Changbao Township Police Station on the evening of July 18, 2011. Zhan Zhigang from the Wuchang Domestic Security Division imprisoned them in Wuchang Detention Center next morning, and family visits were not allowed. The four practitioners are on a hunger strike to protest the persecution.
Zhan Zhigang, chief of the Domestic Security Division: 86-451-53524126, 86-13936551668
Detention Center: 86-451-53540899
Cui Yi, director of Wuchang Public Security Bureau: 86-451-53522216, 86-13684500001
Zhao Qiang, director of Changbao Township Police Station: 86-451-55813016, 86-13836222111
2. [Yibin City, Hubei Province] 13 Practitioners Taken to a Brainwashing Center
Since June 9, 2011, agents from the 610 Office and officers from Public Security Bureau in the Yibin District, Hubei Province have taken 13 practitioners including Mr. Xu Qiang (29 years old), Mr. Luo Chaomin, Ms. Gu Yonglian and Ms. Liu Mingxia to a brainwashing center.
3. [Liaoyuan City, Jilin Province] Additional Information about the Arrests of Ms. Zhang Xiuyuan and Ms. Hui Yuqing
On the evening of July 19, 2011, while Ms. Zhang Xiuyuan and Ms. Hui Yuqing from Liaoyuan City were distributing informational materials about Falun Gong on Weijin Street, they were illegally arrested by officers from Weijin Police Station who had been there monitoring for practitioners. Ms. Zhang and Ms. Hui were taken to Liaoyuan Public Security Bureau Taian Branch in Xian District the next day. Family visits were not allowed.
Ms. Hui Yuqing was beaten on July 21, resulting in severe head injuries and high blood pressure. Ms. Zhang Xiuyuan is now being held in Xiangyang Detention Center in Liaoyuan.
Li Jing, chief of the Liaoyuan Domestic Security Division: 86-13504375737
4. [Deyang City, Sichuan Province] More on Mr. Xie Wenmo Being Taken to a Brainwashing Center
Seven or eight people including Xie Jin from the Jingyang Neighborhood Office, Shaanxiguan Community in Jingyang District, Deyang City and officers from the Jingyang District Domestic Security Division and Jingyang Police Station barged into Mr. Xie Wenmo's home and took him to a brainwashing center on the morning of July 5, 2011.
Mr. Xie Wenmo, 46, has been arrested many times. He was taken to the Guanghan Detention Center on October 12, 2010.
Zuo Zheng, secretary of the Deyang Political and Legislative Committee: 86-8382206333, 86-13908108899
Liu Hongqing, deputy secretary of the Deyang Political and Legislative Committee and director of the Deyang 610 Office: 86-8382208660, 86-8382510866, 86-13909027383
Pu Wei, director of the Comprehensive Management Office: 86-8382226096, 86-8382502087, 86-13708108316
Yang Lin, director of the Guanghan 610 Office: 86-8385225610
5. [Chongqing] Ms. Zhang Yuanzhen, 72, Arrested
Ms. Zhang Yuanzhen, 72, is from Shimahe area of Jiangbei District, Chongqing. Agents from the Shimahe Comprehensive Management Office took Ms. Zhang from her home on the morning of July 18, 2011, and dragged her into a car without even giving her time to put on shoes. Ms. Zhang's current whereabouts are unknown.
6. [Linghai City, Liaoning Province] Update on 16 Practitioners Who Were Arrested
Ms. Zhang Yan, Ms. Mu Shulan, Ms. Shen Yanxia, Ms. Zhang Guijie and Ms. Niu are now being held in Jinzhou Detention Center. Mr. Cao Yunlong, Mr. Shi Baodong and Mr. Zhou Gang are being held in Linghai Detention Center. Ms. Tian Baohuan, Mr. Zhao Lizhi and Ms. Chen Shuyan have been released.
7. [Changtu County, Liaoning Province] Mr. Yuan Zhongxiang Arrested
Three officers from Xiaertai Township Police Station in Changtu County barged into Mr. Yuan Zhongxiang's home in Beiwujia Village, Xiaertai Township on July 19, 2011 and arrested him.
Xiaertai Township Police Station: 86-410-5540110
Director's office: 86-410-5540811
8. [Jining City, Shandong Province] Ms. Liu Jing Arrested
Ms. Liu Jing, 48, is from Jining City, Shandong Province. She was arrested by officers from Jiaxiang County on July 16, 2011 while she was explaining the facts about Falun Gong in Jintun Town, Jiaxiang County. Ms. Liu was transferred to Jining Women's Detention Center on July 19.
9. [Yuzhou City, Henan Province] Ms. Fang Yuzhen and Ms. Zhu Qiaofen Arrested
Ms. Fang Yuzhen and Ms. Zhu Qiaofen from Yuzhou City, Henan Province were arrested on July 18, 2011 while they were handing out informational materials about Falun Gong. Their homes were ransacked and their belongings, including Falun Gong books, informational materials and photos of Falun Gong founder Master Li Hongzhi were taken. Ms. Fang and Ms. Zhu are now being held in Yuzhou Detention Center.
Xia Yuxiao, chief of the Yuzhou Domestic Security Division: 86-13700895361
Geng Songtao, deputy chief: 86-13569946697
Guo Chaosheng, director of the Yuzhou Detention Center: 86-13937447201, 86-374-8218717
Wu Qingxu, director of the Yuzhou 610 Office: 86-13700895321
10. [Chongqing] Ms. Tang Liqun Arrested
Ms. Tang Liqun from the Jiangbei District of Chongqing was taken from her workplace to Tieshanping Brainwashing Center by three officers on July 19, 2011.
11. [Handan City, Hebei Province] Mr. Wang Gang Taken to Handan Forced Labor Camp
Mr. Wang Gang from Fengfeng Mining Area in Handan City was arrested by officers from Yijing Police Station and has been detained for over 20 days. He has now been transferred to Handan Forced Labor Camp.
Officer Zhang Jinping: 86-13931004843
12. [Chongqing] Ms. Xin Dajun from Beibei District Administered With Drugs, Has Escaped
Ms. Xin Dajun from the Beibei District of Chongqing is in her fifties. She was taken from her home and sent to Maojiashan Forced Labor Camp in Chongqing for a term of a year by a dozen officers from Yuelai Police Station in the Beibei District on the evening of May 30, 2010.
About two months later, officers took Ms. Xin to the neurology department of Yubei District Chinese Medicine Hospital, where she was forced to take unidentified drugs. As a result, Ms. Xin became very numb in her responsiveness. Her hands and legs kept trembling and she had great difficulty walking; she also couldn't take care of her daily needs. Ms. Xin left the hospital on July 13, 2011. While officers from Yuelai Police Station in the Beibei District were trying to forcefully take her back to the hospital, Ms. Xin managed to escape when using the restroom. Her current whereabouts are unknown.
13. [Xuchang County, Henan Province] Mr. Lu Shunmin Arrested
Mr. Lu Shunmin from Lingjing Township, Xuchang County was arrested while he was explaining the facts about Falun Gong on July 16, 2011. His whereabouts are unknown.
14. [Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province] Ms. San Shuqin Arrested
Ms. San Shuqin from Xinhua Town, Acheng, Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province was arrested by officers from Xinhua Town Police Station in Acheng on the morning of July 18, 2011 while she was on her way to pick up her children.
Zhao Yazhong, director of Xinhua Town Police Station: 86-15945125163
Zhang Dashuang, deputy director: 86-15945125166
15. [Huixian City, Henan Province] Five Practitioners Arrested
Mr. Zhao Lianshan, Ms. Ping Meihua, Mr. Li Xianrui, Mr. Qin Haixian and Mr. Wang Huiyin from Huixian City, Henan Province were arrested by officers from the Linzhou City Domestic Security Division on the afternoon of July 17, 2011 while they were explaining the facts about Falun Gong to the public in Linzhou. Their homes were ransacked at around 6:00 p.m. the next day by officers from the Linzhou Public Security Bureau Domestic Security Division, the Huixian City Domestic Security Division, and Nanzhai Town Police Station. Mr. Wang Huiyin was handcuffed to a wooden chair in the Domestic Security Division, Mr. Zhao Lianshan is being held in Linzhou Detention Center, and the other three practitioners were taken to Anyang Detention Center.
Chief of Linzhou Domestic Security Division: 86-13569023028
16. [Jining City, Shandong Province] Four Practitioners Arrested
Ms. Liu Dali and Ms. Liu Jing, both in their forties, and Ms. Song, in her sixties, are from the Zhong District of Jining City, Shandong Province. They were arrested on July 16, 2011 while they were explaining the facts about Falun Gong to the public. They are now being held in Jining Detention Center.
Zhu Yunxu, director of the Jining 610 Office: 86-537-2348081, 86-537-2967998, 86-13705477772
Liu Guofang, director of the Zhong District 610 Office: 86-537-2167679
Li Wenying, deputy director of the Zhong District 610 Office: 86-13953771828
Zhang Qing, director of the Rencheng District 610 Office in Jining: 86-537-2353450, 86-537-2164181, 86-13505371648
Wang Fei, from the Zhong District Domestic Security Division in Jining: 86-537-2716186, 86-13964939199
17. [Liuhe County, Jilin Province] Mr. Lu Jianjie Taken to Liuhe Detention Center
Mr. Lu Jianjie from Liuhe County was arrested near his home and taken to Liuhe Detention Center on July 6, 2011.
18. [Yancheng City, Jiangsu Province] Mr. Qian Fengcheng Still Detained
Mr. Qian Fengcheng, 73, is from Xinxing Town, Yancheng City, Jiangsu Province. He was arrested on April 21, 2010 and held in a detention center where he has been persecuted to the point that his life was in danger. Officers from Wenfeng Police Station attempted to transfer Mr. Qian to Hongzehu Prison on July 10, 2011. The prison refused to accept Mr. Qian, yet the Yancheng 610 Office would not release him. Mr. Qian is now being held in Hongzehu Detention Center.
19. [Qingyang City, Gansu Province] Mr. Kou Chuangjin Arrested
Mr. Kou Chuangjin, 59, was an employee of the Qingyang Business Bureau in Xifeng District, Qingyang City. He was arrested by over ten officers from the Criminal Police Group of Qingyang Public Security Bureau, Xifeng Branch on the afternoon of June 29, 2011. His home was ransacked at the same time.
Zheng Yinsheng, director of the Qingyang Public Security Bureau: 86-934-8212917
Zhang Wenli, secretary of the Qingyang Political and Legislative Committee: 86-13809349908
Li Jinlong, chief of the Domestic Security Division of the Qingyang Public Security Bureau, Xifeng Branch: 86-13884198096
20. [Chongqing] Ms. Yu Suhui from Tianchi Village, Shiban Town, Baishiyi, Jiulongpo District Arrested, Whereabouts Unknown
21. [Chengdu City, Sichuan Province] Ms. Yi Chengfeng Arrested
Ms. Yi Chengfeng from the Xindu District was taken from her workplace to Xinjin Brainwashing Center on the morning of July 20, 2011 by agents from the local 610 Office and officers from Xindu District Public Security Bureau and Chengxi Police Station.
22. [Jilin City, Jilin Province] Ms. Liu Li Arrested
Ms. Liu Li, who is in her forties, is from Jilin City. She was arrested and beaten at Lianhua Market on Lianhua Street, Changyi District, Jilin City, on the afternoon of July 11, 2011.
23. [Xingning City, Guangdong Province] Ms. Yang Meiyun and Her Son Mr. Yuan Jingming Arrested
Over 20 officers from Meizhou City and Xingning City arrested Ms. Yang Meiyun at her daughter's home on the morning of July 14, 2011. They took the key from Ms. Yang, then took Ms. Yang to Mr. Yuan Jingming's home. They opened the door with the key that they had just taken from Ms. Yang and ransacked Mr. Yuan's home. They took a computer, a printer, and other items, and arrested Mr. Yuan Jingming, who was at home.
Ms. Yang Meiyun and Mr. Yuan Jingming are now being held in Xingning Detention Center.
Meizhou Party Committee 610 Office: 86-753-2273823, 86-753-2273823
Xie Dixing, deputy secretary of the Meizhou Political and Legislative Committee and director of the local 610 Office: 86-753-2250823, 86-753-2253899, 86-13902780869
24. [Wuhu City, Anhui Province] Mr. Rui Jianmin Arrested
Mr. Rui Jianmin from Wuhu City, Anhui Province was followed and arrested by officers on June 15, 2011 while he was handing out informational brochures about Falun Gong. He is now being held in Wuhu Detention Center.
25. [Jining City, Shandong Province] Ms. Zhao Jing Arrested While Handing Out Materials About Falun Gong in Jiaxiang
26. [Fushun City, Liaoning Province] Ms. Chen Ruiqin Persecuted
Ms. Chen Ruiqin from the Dongzhou District, Fushun City is 66 years old. She was approached by security guards while she trying to pass through an underground passage below Tiananmen Square. The security guard found a Falun Gong book in her bag and so took her to the Tiananmen Police Station. Later, officers from Dongzhou Police Station brought her back to Fushun. They detained her locally and confiscated items from her home, including Falun Gong books and videos, photos of Falun Gong founder Master Li Hongzhi, and a computer. Ms. Chen was then taken to Nangou Detention Center in Fushun, but they refused to take her in because she was diagnosed with high blood pressure, heart ailments, and failed a physical examination. Ms. Chen was released after officers extorted 3,000 yuan from her.
27. [Panjin City, Liaoning Province] Mr. Qi Zuoquan Arrested
Mr. Qi Zuoquan from the Shuangtaizi District, Panjin City, Liaoning Province was arrested on the afternoon of July 15, 2011. Mr. Qi's home was ransacked and he is now being held in Panjin No. 3 Detention Center.