(Minghui.org) Today's news from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 18 cities or counties in 10 provinces. According to this report, 8 Falun Gong practitioners were subjected to mistreatment during their detention, and at least 28 were illegally arrested.
Mr. Li Fujun was arrested in late 2015 for suing Jiang Zemin, by officers from the Qianguo County Domestic Security Division. The Qianguo County Court secretly tried and sentenced him to a three-year prison term in January 2016. He is incarcerated at Gongzhuling Prison.
Ms. Bao Juan, Ms. Yuan Fang, and Ms. Cheng Wangqiu were arrested for telling people about Falun Gong on the morning of July 17, 2016, by officers from the Chimagang Police Station.
Mr. Wang Chuanyan, in his seventies, was arrested on July 15, 2016, for telling people about Falun Gong. He was taken to Wugezhuang Police Station.
Mr. Zhao Shanning from Huxi Village, Daqiao Town, Dong’a County, Shandong Province, works in Jinan City, Shandong Province. He was arrested on July 15, 2016, for making and distributing Falun Gong materials, by officers from the Bengbu City Domestic Security Division in Anhui Province, and Nancun Police Station in Jinan City. The officers confiscated his computer, printer, and Falun Gong materials. He was taken to Bengbu City.
Mr. Bo Changcheng from Yushu City, Jilin Province, was arrested in Qinhuangdao City on July 16, 2016. His home was ransacked, and his whereabouts are unknown.
Ms. Huang Yazhen, 61, was arrested on July 14, 2016 by officers from Zhanqian Police Station, and incarcerated in a detention center, for telling people about Falun Gong.
Ms. Tang Ronghua, Ms. Geng Hongyan, and Ms. Ma Junqiao of Lizhuang Township in the Qingyuan District were arrested in Zhonghanzhuang Township, Wangdu County, on the morning of July 16, 2016, by local police officer Wang Yonggang and others, after they were reported by Wang Chengshe for talking to people about Falun Gong. They were incarcerated at the Wangdu Detention Center. Ms. Ma was released.
Parties involved in persecuting them:Wang Haiqiang (王海强), director of Zhonghanzhuang Police Station: +86-13832202345
Mr. Zang Kuidong was arrested on the morning of July 15, 2016, by agents from the local 610 Office and officers from the Domestic Security Division. His home was ransacked. Thirty-eight Falun Gong books were confiscated. He is incarcerated at the Laizhou City Detention Center.
Ms. Zan Jian’e was arrested on the evening of July 15, 2016, by agents from the local 610 Office and officers from the Domestic Security Division. A picture of the founder of Falun Gong, a computer, printer, and other items were confiscated. She is incarcerated at the Dianzi Brainwashing Center.
Mr. Han Yuming was arrested on July 14, 2016, when he was telling people about Falun Gong in the Lushan District. He was detained for 15 days in the Yujiahe Detention Center.
Mr. Tian Jiazhong was arrested on July 14, 2016. He was detained for ten days in the Yujiahe Detention Center.
Mr. Jia Dong of Songshan Village, Xishanbei Township, Yi County, was arrested on the afternoon of July 16, 2016, by officers from Guantou Town Police Station, when he was posting Falun Gong posters. The officers ransacked his home, confiscated two printers, a notebook computer, printer paper, and Falun Gong books. Mr. Jia's whereabouts are unknown.
Ms. Sun Xiuying was sentenced to a two-year prison term. She is incarcerated at the Nihe Detention Center in the Sunyi District.
Ms. Huang Ronghua was sentenced to a one-and-a-half-year prison term. She is now in the Beijing No. 3 Detention Center.
Ms. Wang Rulan is incarcerated in the Beijing Police Hospital.
Mr. Dong Wenwu of Daxinganling was arrested on July 4, 2016, when he was traveling by train in Shenzhen City, Guangdong Province. He will be incarcerated in the Shenzhen Railway Police Detention Center in Pinghu Town, Longgang District, Shenzhen City, for a month.
Ms. Jia Xiuhua of the Gulou District was arrested at work on the morning of July 11, 2016, by officers from the Jiangdong Police Station. The officers took a sample of her blood by force at the police station. She was released.
Mr. Zhang De of the Nantai District was arrested at home on the morning of June 28, 2016, by Nantai Police Station officers.
Parties involved in persecuting Mr. Zhang:Yang Sen (杨森), director of Nantai Police Station: +86-412-3555110, +86-412-3555111, +86-412-3157666, +86-15942265522Yuan Qingguang, instructor: +86-412-3599696, +86-412-3285328, +86-13998057711
Ms. Zhao Yingfen was tortured on June 29, 2016, for doing the Falun Gong exercises and speaking up for Falun Gong in the Xingtai City No. 1 Detention Center. Guards tied her to the bed and did not let her use the restroom.
Parties involved in persecuting Ms. Zhao:Xingtai City No. 1 Detention Center: +86-319-2617536, +86-319- 2617538Director: extension 27799Instructor: extension 27777On-site Procuratorate Office: extension 27735
Ms. Li Xiuyu and Ms. Liu Shuqin are being held in the Anqiu Detention Center. They were arrested on July 11, 2016.
Parties involved in persecuting Ms. Li and Ms. Liu:Anqiu City Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-536-4396609, +86-536-4396627Anqiu City 610 Office: +86-536-4396615Hu Shaoqun (胡绍群), head of the Anqiu City 610 Office: +86-13562696051Sheng Wanbo (盛万波), police department director: +86-536-4383929, +86-536-4383900, +86-13806362866Song Guiwang (宋桂旺), chief of Domestic Division: +86-13505368702
Nine practitioners were arrested for practicing Falun Gong on the evening of June 3, 2016, by officers from the Shijiazhuang Domestic Security Division. The practitioners whereabouts are unknown. Ms. Zhao Lingli, Mr. Sun Zhiwei, Mr. Li Zhenmin, Ms. Chen Huixia, and Ms. Xie Ling are among the arrested.
Parties involved in persecuting them:Liu Xinxi (刘新喜), Yuhua District Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-13313317981, +86-311-86578650Liu Fang (刘芳), director of 610 Office: +86-311-86578937, +86-311-86578939, +86-311-86578655Zhang (张某), chief of Domestic Security Division: +86-13931976701Feng (冯某某), deputy chief: +86-13582328106
Ms. Dong Guixia, 50, was arrested on the morning of July 16, 2016, by officers from the Suizhong Domestic Security Division. She was held in the Suizhong Police Department.
Parties involved in persecuting Ms. Dong:Liu Zhu (刘铸), secretary of Suizhong County Political and Legal Affairs Committee: +86-429-6138955, +86-13709897111, +86-429-2316666Li Huailin (李怀林): +86-429-6131710, +86-13842936888Wang Haijun (王海军): +86-429-6130656, +86-15566722299, +86-429-6651699Hou Tienan (侯铁男), director of Suizhong County Police Department: +86-429-6124999, +86-13898798088Wang Baomin (王宝民), chief of Domestic Security Division: +86-13942906360, +86-429-6130429-6126
Mr. Li Hongwei of the Shenhe District was arrested on the afternoon of June 26, 2016, when he was posting Falun Gong posters. His home was ransacked. He is now in the Hunnan District Detention Center. He began a hunger strike to protest his arrest and was force-fed.
Parties involved in persecuting Mr. Li:Wusan Police Station: +86-24-23813110Zhang Zhenxin (张振兴), instructor at Domestic Security Division: +86- 13940474843Yin Jian (银建), deputy chief: +86-13840177999Hunnan District Detention Center: +86-24-23841512
Ms. Lin Qunzhen of Xin Township, Henan Province, was arrested at the Xian Railroad Station on July 5, 2016, when she was on her way home. She is being held in the Xin Township Detention Center.