(Minghui.org) Today's news from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 22 cities or counties in 11 provinces. According to this report, 7 Falun Gong practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention, and at least 43 practitioners were illegally arrested.
Ms. Huang Yuqing was arrested by officers from the Xiyuan Police Station in the Shushan District on July 28, 2016. She was placed in criminal detention.
Mr. Tu Ming was sentenced to a four-year prison term by the Changning District Court. Ms. Lu Sugan was sentenced to two and a half years in prison by the Jiading District Court.
Ms. Pi Donghua, Ms. Liu Liyun, Ms. Chen Xiaohui, and Ms. Li Xiantao from Nan County were arrested when they were distributing Falun Gong informational materials on the afternoon of July 20, 2016. They were held in the Nan County Detention Center for 10 to 15 days. Ms. Liu and Ms. Chen were taken to the Yiyang City No. 2 Detention Center by Nan County 610 Office personnel the following day.
Parties involved in persecuting them:Nan County 610 Office: +86-737-5243610Xia Hongbin (夏宏斌), head of the Domestic Security Division: +86-13873785969Yang Wenqing (杨文清), director of the detention center: +86-13907375518
Ms. Wang Sibi from Shapingba District was arrested on July 28, 2016. She is being held in the Qianzhugou Brainwashing Center.
Ms. Ma Haifang, 38, from Shijingshan District, was arrested by officers from the Pingguoyuan Police Station on August 2, 2016. The officers confiscated a notebook computer and printed materials. She is being held in the police station.
Parties involved in persecuting Ms. Ma:Deng Jinming (邓金明), director of the Pingguoyuan Police Station: +86-10-68836781, +86-10-68872303Guangning Police Station: +86-10-88992177
Mr. Zhu Guoxing from Yongxiu County was arrested on April 21, 2016, and taken to the Yongxiu County Detention Center. He was seriously injured after being severely beaten. He was rushed to a hospital.
Ms. Zhang Yuxia, Mr. Zhao Guangyu, and Ms. Han Yufeng from Xinbin County went to visit relatives and friends in Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province. They went to a residential area in Yuhuatai District and distributed informational materials about Falun Gong on the afternoon of August 2, 2016. They were arrested by the local police and taken to the Tiexinqiao Police Station in the Yuhuatai District of Nanjing.
Ms. Wu Zhaolan from Majing Town was arrested by officers from the Yinfeng Town Police Station when she was talking to people about Falun Gong on the morning of August 3, 2016.
Ms. Xiao Xiping, in her seventies, was arrested when she was talking to people about Falun Gong on the east side of the Anhui Bridge on the morning of August 2, 2016. The police confiscated her Falun Gong books. She was taken to a brainwashing center.
Ms. Cai Zhouyuan (40 years old), Ms. Deng Dongxiu (50), Mr. Xia Xiqing, and Ms. Hu Fengxiang (50), from Yujiang County, were arrested and detained for ten days, for suing Jiang Zemin, the former Chinese Communist Party leader who initiated the persecution of Falun Gong.
Ms. Yang Xinlin and her daughter, Ms. Li Hongcui, Ms. Guo, Ms. Guo's daughter-in-law, and Ms. Chen Anxin were arrested by officers from the 610 Office on July 28, 2016, for suing Jiang Zemin. Ms. Chen was released due to high blood pressure.
Mr. Zhao Cuanwen and Mr. Zhou Guangming remain in the Hedong Detention Center. Ms. Liu Fenghou is also being held in the detention center.
Mr. Zhou's daughter Lingling was placed in criminal detention at the detention center.
Ms. Cheng Yulan from Dunhuang City was arrested on October 27, 2015, and tried in May 2016. She was sentenced to a one-year prison term on July 25, 2016.
Ms. He Baohua was arrested by officers from the Xiangcheng County Police Department in Xuchang City on May 2, 2015, and held in the Xuchang City Detention Center for 14 months. She was subsequently sentenced to four years in prison by the Xiangcheng County Court, and taken to the Xinxiang Women's Prison on July 17, 2016.
Ms. Gao Song from Dadong District was sentenced to one year in prison by the Huanggu District Court on July 29, 2016. She was also extorted of 2,000 yuan.
Parties involved in persecuting Mr. Gao:Huanggu District 610 Office: +86-24-86863390, +86-24-86855063Jia Dianjie (贾殿杰), director: +86-24-22829206Liu Xianfeng (刘险峰): +86-24-86844016Huanggu District Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-24-86854391Sun Yadong (孙亚东), head of the Huanggu District Domestic Security Division: +86-24-86402363, +86-24-86404354
Ms. Cui Qiuju from Wushan County was arrested at home by officers from the Wushan County Police Department and the Shandan Township Police Station on August 1, 2016. Ms. Wang Xingui from Wushan County was arrested on the afternoon of August 3, 2016. Both are being held in the Wushan County Detention Center.
Ms. Sun Meihua from Xiushui County was arrested by officers from the Domestic Security Division of the Xiushui County Police Department on the afternoon of July 23, 2016. She was detained for five days.
Mr. Wang Jijing and Mr. Li Taoyuan, from Henan Village, Fengcheng Town, Jimo City, were arrested by officers from the Fengcheng Police Station in the early morning hours of July 28, 2016. Both practitioners are being held in the Pudong Brainwashing Center in Jimo City.
Mr. Qu Chi from Yuzhong District was arrested on July 21, 2016. The police confiscated a computer, a printer, a large number of supplies, and Falun Gong books. He is being held in the Yudong Detention Center in Banan District.
Party involved in persecuting him:Yudong Detention Center: +86-23-66210148
Mr. Niu Ben, 33, was arrested by officers from the Dongpu Police Department on July 23, 2016.
Ms. Guo Gangzhi (70 years old), her daughter-in-law, Ms. Xing Ling (40), Ms. Ren Zongju (74), and three other practitioners were arrested by officers from the Shiyan City 610 Office on July 28, 2016. They are being held in the Niutoushan Brainwashing Center. Ms. Ren was released on July 30 after a three day hunger strike.
Ms. Li Zhihui, in her fifties, from Yubei District, was arrested by police when she was talking to people about Falun Gong on July 21, 2016. She is being held in the Yubei Detention Center.
Ms. Zhou Zelan and Ms. Li Changju were arrested when they were talking to people about Falun Gong on August 1, 2016.
Ms. Yan Cuiping was arrested at home on July 27, 2016, for suing Jiang Zemin. She is being held in the Jiaozuo City Detention Center.
Ms. Li Yulan was arrested on July 22, 2016.
Ms. Mou Xiuqiong was arrested in early March 2016, and held in the Caoba Detention Center in Mengzi County in Honghezhou.
Mr. Tang Pingshun from Shaoyaoju area in the Chaoyang District was arrested by officers from the Xiaoguan Police Station on the afternoon of August 1, 2016, on his way to distribute Falun Gong informational materials. His computer, printer, and gold and silver jewelry were confiscated. He is being held in the Chaoyang Detention Center.
Ms. Du Xiuhua was arrested by officers from the Domestic Security Division of the Weicheng Police Department on the morning of August 2, 2016. She was held in the Weifang Detention Center.
Parties involved in persecuting Ms. Du:Yan Weiqun (阎伟群), political commissar of the Weifang Detention Center: +86-15762680008Cao Yuanping (曹元平): +86-13508966096Li Jingshan (李京山), deputy director: +86-536-8911617, +86-18815362003 l