On Solemn Anniversary, U.S. Lawmakers and Other Officials Condemn Chinese Regime over Falun Gong Persecution
Statements express "solidarity with Falun Gong practitioners and their families for the lives, freedoms, and rights they lost for adhering to their beliefs"
United States Senators and Representatives penned 35 letters expressing solidarity with Falun Gong practitioners and condemning the Chinese regime for its “egregious crackdown on Falun Gong practitioners.”
The bi-partisan initiative features letters from 18 Republicans and 17 Democrats. Excerpts as well as links to the original letters are listed below.
Video statements were also made by the United States Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom, Sam Brownback (below, left) as well as Commissioner Gary Bauer from the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (below, right).