Persecution in China

Fujian Woman Sentenced to Nearly Four Years for Sharing Videos with Friends

A Yongtai County, Fujian Province, resident has been taken to the Fujian Province Women’s Prison (福建女子监狱) to serve three years… Read More

5 days ago

Persecution of Fathers

Remembering the fathers currently detained and persecuted this Father's Day. Numerous fathers in China today are separated from their children… Read More

1 week ago

Reported in May 2022: 17 Falun Gong Practitioners Persecuted to Death

In May 2022, 17 Falun Gong practitioners were reported to have passed away due to the persecution, bringing the total… Read More

2 weeks ago

Reported in May 2022: 42 Falun Gong Practitioners Sentenced for Their Faith

Forty-two cases of Falun Gong practitioners sentenced for their faith were reported in May 2022. Two were sentenced in 2020,… Read More

2 weeks ago

Judge Tries to Lure a Falun Gong Practitioner’s Lawyer into Pleading Guilty

On March 28, 2021, Chinese Communist officials arrested Ms. Ma Qin, a 53-year-old former schoolteacher for practicing Falun Gong. She… Read More

2 weeks ago

US Department of State: Annual Report on Religious Freedom Highlights Persecution of Falun Gong

The US State Department released its 2021 Report on International Religious Freedom on June 2, 2022. Citing detailed examples, the… Read More

3 weeks ago

Reported in April 2022: 57 Falun Gong Practitioners Sentenced for Their Faith

57 Falun Gong practitioners were confirmed to have been sentenced for their faith in April 2022, including 1 case that… Read More

3 weeks ago

Young Woman Detained Nearly Three Years for Her Faith

Ms. Li Shuang, a Hebei Province native working in Beijing, has been detained incommunicado for nearly three years for practicing… Read More

4 weeks ago

Persecution Deaths of 19 Falun Gong Practitioners Reported in April 2022

The month of April 2022 confirmed 19 additional cases of Falun Gong practitioners persecuted to death for upholding their faith.… Read More

4 weeks ago

Confirmed Between January and March 2022: 44 Falun Gong Practitioners Lost Their Lives to the Persecution

During the first three months of 2022, an additional 44 Falun Gong practitioners were confirmed to have lost their lives to… Read More

2 months ago