Latest News from China - June 14, 2005
1. [Shandong Province] Practitioner Ms. An Yuzhi From Shenli Oil Field, Shenzhong Community, Illegally Arrested
Ms. An Yuzhi from Shenzhong Community of Shenli Oil Field was recently arrested by the police. The police also ransacked her home. Distributing truth-clarifying materials was the supposed reason for the arrest. She has been forced into brainwashing classes and tortured at the jail. Her family is not allowed to visit her.
The relevant phone numbers:
The 610 Office of the Shenli Oil Field: 86-546-8703610; 86-546-8710427; 86-546-8710428; 86-546-8710613 (Fax)
Xu Xiangye, the Secretary General: 86-546-8558077 (O), 86-546-8788566 (H)
Director of the Communist Party's Office: 86-546-8556088 (O)
Deputy Director: 86-546-8713556 (O)
Director of the Security Office: 86-546-8551468 (O)
Deputy Director: 86-546-8556419 (O)
2. [Mancheng, Hebei Province] Practitioner Mr. Fan Guotian Illegally Arrested
On the afternoon of June 7, 2005, Mr. Fan Guotian was illegally arrested by police from the National Security Team of Mancheng. The police were trying to find out the source of truth-clarifying materials, which led to the arrest. At around 4:00 p.m., Zhang Hui, head of the Chengguan Police Substation, led several police officers to the residence of Mr. Guotian's son in the county's Yongleyuan District to conduct an illegal search. They confiscated Dafa books, truth-clarifying materials and Master's photos.
3. [Mishan City, Heilongjiang Province] Several Practitioners, Including Ms. Yang Xiaoguan, Illegally Arrested
Around April 25, 2002, Ms. Yang Xiaoguan and Ms. Yang Hailing (who has since been tortured to death), along with ten other practitioners, were arrested by the police. At noon on April 25, a practitioner witnessed the arrest of three female practitioners as they were picking up truth-clarifying materials from a material center close to Jixi University. On the evening of April 27, two practitioners witnessed Mr. Wei Xiaodong (who has since been tortured to death) being beaten by police in the basement of the Materials Center. Mr. Dai Jun (from Mishan City) was also arrested at the Jixi materials center. It was later discovered that Mr. Dai Jun and Ms. Yang Xiaoguan are being jailed at Mudanjiang Jail.
4. [Shanghai] The Xuhui District Court Intends to Try Practitioner Ms. Wang Yiyi
Xuhui District Court of Shanghai ordered the trial of Mr. Wang Yiyi at 9:30 a.m. on June 17, 2005, in the Sixth Court.
5. [Zhaoqing, Guangdong Province] A Group of Practitioners, Including Ms. Wang Lizhen, Illegally Arrested, Put in a Brainwashing Class and Persecuted
Zhaoqing City, Guandong Province, set up a brainwashing center at Beiling Party School on June 6, 2005. Five practitioners, including Ms. Wang Lizhen, were arrested and persecuted there.
6. [Langfang, Hebei Province] Practitioners Ms. Wang Jinyun and Ms. Wang Xiujuan Illegally Arrested
Police recently arrested Ms. Wang Jinyun and Ms. Wang Xiujuan for giving out truth-clarifying materials. They are currently being jailed at the brainwashing class being held at the Jiaotong Hotel.
7. [Fushun, Liaoning Province] The Facts of Practitioners Mr. Chen Jirong and Ms. Xu Junying's Persecution
Mr. Chen Jirong was released to his home after a beating so severe that it incapacitated the entire lower part of his body. He has since recovered. He was arrested a second time on June 11, 2005, by the police from the Qingyuan County, Fushun City, Liaoning Province. Ms. Xu Junying is being jailed at Dashagou Detention Center in Qingyuan County, and she is in very poor condition. Although the County Public Security Bureau wanted to send Ms. Xu to another facility, the others would not accept her because of her poor physical condition.
The responsible units and persons involved in persecuting Ms.Xu include:
Guan Huiting, the Secretary General of the County Party Committee: 86-413-3024199 (O), 86-413-3024053 (H), 86-13941373968 (C)
Huang Baohua, the Deputy Secretary General of the County Party Committee: 86-413-3022065 (O), 86-413-3021622 (H), 86-13941373908 (C)
Li Yongzhi, the Deputy Secretary General of the Political and Judicial Committee: 86-413-3029367 (O), 86-413-3024137 (H)
Yao Hongsheng, the director of the County 610 Office: 86-413-3023640 (O), 86-413-3024708 (H), 86-13604137081 (C)
Song Yi, the Commissioner of the Public Security Bureau; 86-413-3031333 (O), 86-413-3024600 (H), 86-13904139303 (C)
Xiao Long, the Deputy Commissioner of the Public Security Bureau: 86-413-3021576 (O), 86-413-3021658 (H), 86-13904230780 (C)
8. [Hunan Province] Practitioner Mr. Peng Zongwen Illegally Arrested By Police in An'ren County
Mr. Peng Zongwen, 55, is a steadfast Falun Dafa practitioner. At around 1:00 p.m. on May 24, 2005, he was arrested by Chen Yunqing and taken to the An'ren Detention Center, where he is being persecuted.
The phone number for the Commissioner of the An'ren Public Security Bureau, Chen Yunqing: 86-13017357356 (C)
An'ren Detention Center: 86-735-5230112
9. [Guangzhou City, Guandong Province] Mr. Tan Bingxin from Haizhu District Illegally Detained Without Explanation
At around 10:00 a.m. on June 2, 2005, Mr. Tan Bingxin was taken away by the police from Haizhu District, Guangzhou City, at No. 9 Guoxin Building, Huangsha Road, Guangzhou City. When his wife went to the workplace and inquired, she was told he would be detained for 15 days, but she was not given any reason for the detention.
Responsible persons include:
He Zhixiong, a policeman from Baoxianshe, Haichuang Police Substation, Haizhu District, Guangzhou City: 86-13710542408
Chen Faxiong (Section Chief of the Security Section), at Guangzhou Guoxin Investment Inc.: 86-20-83560216, 86-13807770542 (C)
Wei Runqiang, the Director: 86-20-81257955 (O), 86-20-84416303 (H)
10. [Handan City, Hebei Province] Exposing the Persecution Perpetrated by the Cheng'an County Public Security Bureau
The director of the Daodongbao Village Police Substation, Cheng'an County Public Security of Handan City, Hebei Province, led about nine police officers to the homes of Ms. Ding Qiaofengin in Beisanhu Village and Ms. Zuo Xiuchen in Shahe Village on June 6, 2005, and arrested them. In the afternoon of June 2, 2005, five police officers, including Lian Rihong and Yang Hongbin from the Political and Security Section of Cheng'an County Public Security Bureau, arrived at Mr. Fu Dehai's home, ransacked the home and handcuffed him.
Phone numbers for the responsible persons:
Zhao Zhenshan, the Deputy Secretary General of the Chenan County Party Committee: 86-310-7219566 (H)
Zhang Zhenlin, head of the 610 Office: 86-310-7212822 (H)
Switchboard of the Cheng'an County Public Security Bureau: 86-310-7211245
Lian Rihong, the Team Leader of the National Security Team: 86-310-7212511 (H)
Yang Hongbin, the Deputy Leader: 86-310-7217033 (H)
Yao Zhaolin, policeman: 86-310-7219562 (H)
Liu Yongxin, director of the Daodongbao Village Police Substation of Cheng'an County Public Security Bureau: 86-13013202598 (C), 86-310-7217059 (H)
Liu Jidong, the Instructor: 86-13315066660 (C), 86-310-7262127 (H)
11. [Shanghai] Practitioner Ms. Guan Longmei's Current Situation Unknown After Being Followed by Police
Ms. Guan Longmei, 54, resides at Hongzhen North Street of Hongkou District. In 2001, she was sentenced to a labor camp for two years. On the evening of May 20, 2005, she was followed by unidentified persons and her current situation is unknown.
12. [Shunde City, Guangdong Province] Practitioner Xiao Liao, from Shunde City Construction Project Team, Illegally Arrested In Guangzhou
Mr. Xiao Liao (from Yulin District of Guangxi Province), was at a job site with the Guangdong Shunde City Construction Project Team when he was arrested by the police. He was reported to the police for giving out truth-clarifying VCDs in a residential area before the Chinese Spring Festival in 2005. His current situation is unknown.
13. [Chongqing City] Practitioner Qin Zhongchun from Bishan Illegally Arrested by Police
On or around March 20, 2005, Qin Zhongchun was arrested by the police from Yongchuan City. No details are known.
14. [Shanghai] Pudong Practitioner Mr. Shi Jun's Family Broken Due to Persecution
Mr. Shi Jun, 42, resides at Pudong Dezhou New Village. He was arrested on the day after the Chinese New Year by the Shanghai Steel Factory Police Substation. There has been no news about him since. Left at home are his 70-year-old parents and 12-year-old son. His wife has divorced him.
15. [Shandong Province] Practitioner Liang Yu from Shenli Oil Field Tortured For Cultivating Dafa
Liang Yu from Shenli Oil Field was sentenced to three years in a labor camp for believing in "Truthfulness, Compassion, and Tolerance." He has suffered inhumane tortures by the police at the labor camp. On June 2, 2005, when Mr. Yu was working at Shenli Oil Field, he was abducted by about 8 people from the Dongying Gudao Community and taken for brainwashing at the Gudao Community Brainwashing Class. Liang Yu was forced to go on a hunger strike to protest the torture. As a result, he was tortured, causing him to become extremely weak. When Mr. Yu was sent to the Shenli Oil Field hospital, he could hardly speak. The doctor's diagnosis indicated that he suffered from several serious illnesses. On June 11, Liang Yu was rescued from the persecutors and was transferred to a hospital in Shanghai.
16. [Inner Mongolia] Practitioner Ms. Zhang Yuheng from Zhalaite Qi of Xin'anmen Illegally Arrested
Ms. Zhang Yuheng, 57, is a retired employee of the Zhalaite Grain Bureau of Xin'anmen, Inner Mongolia. She was arrested by the Zhalaite Qi Public Security Bureau on May 17, 2000. Her current situation is unknown.
17. [Huai'an, Jiangsu Province] Husband and Wife Practitioners Mr. Zhao Minghui and Mrs. Yuan Aifang Illegally Arrested, Leaving a 10-Year-Old Child at Home Without Care
Mr. Zhao Minghui and Mrs. Yuan Aifang were arrested several times this year. Mr. Zhao has been jailed at the Chuzhou District Detention Center from the 2005 Chinese New Year's day until today. Ms. Yuan was also jailed at Chuzhou District Detention Center of Huai'an City. She later left the detention center using her righteous thoughts. In May, Ms. Yuan Aifang was again arrested and taken to Chuzhou District Detention Center of Huai'an City, where she went on a hunger strike to deny the evil's persecution. Two weeks later, she left again using her righteous thoughts. Three days after Ms. Yuan Aifang came back home, she was taken to the brainwashing class. Currently they have a 10-year-old son at home with no one to care for him.
18. [Shandong Province] Practitioner Zhang Yujie Illegally Arrested At Dezhou
Zhang Yujie was arrested by the local police on April 24, 2005, after being reported on by some one from Xiajin County, Dezhou District, Shandong Province. Zhang was punished with sleep deprivation for 24 hours. Zhang was tortured both mentally and physically. On June 13, Zhang was taken back to Weifang District. Zhang's current jail situation is unknown.
19. [Hengshui, Hebei Province] Ms. Zhang Xinqiao Jailed at a Brainwashing Class
Ms. Zhang Xinqiao, from Hengshui City, Hebei Province, is over 60 years old. At 10:00 a.m. on either May 25 or 26, 2005, a dozen policemen forced their way into her home, ransacked it and arrested her. Currently she is jailed at the Hengshui City Brainwashing Class.
The relevant phone numbers are:
Liu Zhipeng, the Party Secretary General, and the Head of the Public Security Bureau: 86-13383388001 (C)
Du Yali, the Deputy Party Secretary General and the Deputy Head of the Public Security Bureau: 86-13383388002 (C)
Zuo Tiehan, the Deputy Team Leader of the National Security Team of the Hengshui City, Hebei Province: 86-13383388305 (C)
Lu Songyin, the Director of the Hengshui City 610 Office: 86-318-2026026 (O), 86-318-2029198 (H), 86-13903289198 (C)
Ji Lijiang, the Deputy Director of the Hengshui City 610 Office: 86-318-2065766 (O), 86-318-2022518 (H), 86-13091189809 (C)
20. [Changchun City, Jilin Province] Practitioner Che Ping from Jilin Physical Institute Released Back Home to Changchun City
To protest his detention, Mr. Che Ping from Jilin Physical Institute had been on a hunger strike since his arrest on May 24, 2005. On June 12, the Security Section of Jilin Physical Institute returned him home to his school.
21. [Qingdao City, Shandong Province] Practitioner Ms. Liu Yujuan Illegally Arrested
On June 10, 2005, Ms. Liu Yujuan was anonymously reported for posting truth-clarifying materials and was arrested by the Zhanshan Police Substation. She is currently jailed at the Qingdao Dashan Detention Center.