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Pastor Zhang Rongliang was sentenced to 7 1/2 years in prison. According to China Aid Association the July 4 verdict was issued by Zhongmu County People’s Court. Pastor Zhang Rongliang, a prominent Chinese house-church leader, was arrested in a rented apartment at Xuzhai village the afternoon of December 1, 2004. Zhang already had spent 12 […]
On March 28, human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng, who has been missing for more than a year, contacted his wife and children, according to ChinaAid Association. Gao’s wife, Geng He, and children were relieved to hear from him after such a long time. Geng He hopes her husband can rejoin the family in the United […]
Evidence has surfaced of over 100 torture methods being employed against Falun Gong practitioners from the year 1999 till now in China’s labour camps, detention centers, and mental hospitals, in where over 100,000 practitioners have been detained. via List of China Modern Torture Methods (slideshow) « Status of Chinese People.
On Nov. 7, house church leader Alimujiang Yimiti, 36, was sentenced to 15 years in prison for “providing state secrets to overseas organizations,” according to China Aid Association. Yimiti’s sentence was unexpected to both his lawyers and family. He was read his sentence at Kashgar Detention Center where he had been held for the past […]
Chinese government imprisons Christians