Persecution in China

Persecution of Falun Gong Intensifies Ahead of Winter Olympics

With the Winter Olympics in Beijing fast approaching, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has begun yet another round of campaigns… Read More

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Reported in 2021: 16,000 Detained or Harassed by Police for Their Faith

In 2021, cases of 5,886 Falun Gong practitioners arrested and 10,527 harassed for their faith were documented. The Center counts… Read More

7 days ago

2021: 132 Verified Deaths from Persecution of Falun Gong

In 2021, it was verified 132 Falun Gong practitioners died as a result of the persecution of their faith.  The… Read More

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1,187 Falun Gong Practitioners Confirmed Sentenced in 2021

In 2021, a total of 1,187 Falun Gong practitioners in China were confirmed sentenced for their faith. The cases include… Read More

1 week ago

Octogenarian Serving Three Year Term, Denied Family Visits

Mr. Li Peigao, an 86-year-old retired engineer from Kunming City, Yunnan Province,  was sentenced to three years in Yunnan Province… Read More

3 weeks ago

November 2021: 63 Falun Gong Practitioners Reported Sentenced for Faith

Sixty-three Falun Gong practitioners were confirmed sentenced for their faith in November 2021. The 63 newly confirmed cases include one… Read More

1 month ago

Jilin Women’s Prison: Notorious Torture Behind 29 Deaths

One of the most notorious prisons for abusing Falun Gong practitioners is the Jilin Province Women’s Prison. According to available information… Read More

1 month ago

Citizen Journalists Put on Show Trial in Beijing

In July 2020, 11 citizen journalists who practice Falun Gong were arrested for taking pictures of Beijing during the pandemic… Read More

1 month ago

Couple Arrested on Husband’s Birthday, Husband Later Sentenced

Mr. Liu Qingyu’s family was informed on November 20, 2021, that he was sentenced to 4.5 years in prison with… Read More

2 months ago

Secret File Prevents Lawyers From Defending Falun Gong Cases

While talking to judges at the Dehui Court in Jilin Province, family members of Falun Gong practitioners heard about an… Read More

2 months ago