(Minghui.org) Today's news from China includes incidents of persecution that took place in 6 cities or counties in 3 provinces, where at least 12 practitioners were recently persecuted for their belief.
Mr. Wen Junqing from the Yanqing District was sentenced to two years in prison by the Yanqing Court on June 26, 2018. He appealed, but the Beijing Intermediate Court upheld the original verdict.
Mr. Wen is incarcerated in the No. 2 Ward of Tiantanghe Prison, and is not allowed family visits.
Ms. Zhou Suxia was arrested at home by officers from the Houshayu Police Station and the Shunyi Domestic Security Division on the afternoon of January 28, 2019. She is being held in the Nihe Detention Center.
Parties involved in persecuting Ms. Zhou:Yu Gonglin (俞功林), officer, Shunyi District Domestic Security Division: +86-15611136105Zhou Dongwei (周冬伟), director, Houshayu Police Station: +86-1080496795, +86-13701033267Zhang Dong (张冬), deputy director: +86-13910783197Nihe Detention Center: +86-10-69402535Sun Shoudong (孙守东), director: +86-13701239362
The Nankai District Court will try Ms. Cheng Guiying and Ms. Cheng Guijing on February 13, 2019.
Ms. Zhai Suping was sentenced to four years and nine months in prison and fined 10,000 yuan on January 30, 2019. Her husband Mr. Pan Yingshun was sentenced to four and a half years in prison and fined 10,000 yuan on the same day. They have since appealed.
The Kuiwen District Court was to hold a second trial against Ms. Zhang Wenying, Ms. Tang Lihua, and Ms. Sun Xiaoying on the morning of February 13, 2019. The first trial was on December 3, 2018.
Ms. Zhao Yueyun, 50, from Sanga Town, is incarcerated in the Shandong Province Women's Prison. She was severely mistreated in prison, and has now developed a tumor in her stomach.
Ms. Xu Yafen and Ms. Shen Yinglan received copies of indictments from the Zhangjiagang Court in early February, 2019.