In February, a retired couple was abducted by police in Guangxi Province for publicly speaking about Falun Gong. The couple were startled by a banging on their front door in the middle of the night. Local police were demanding to "take their temperature," in an apparent reference to the procedure used to determine if someone is infected with the CCP Virus. The police eventually gained entry to the home and took the couple into custody.
Ms. Wendy Zhao (above, left), who lives in the United States, is pictured with the couple, who remain in police custody -- her sister Ms. Renyuan Zhao (center) and her husband Mr. Jianxin Xie.
Even with the CCP Virus pandemic sweeping across China, the Chinese communist regime doubled the number of Falun Gong arrests in February 2020 over the prior year.
The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) continues to persecute Falun Gong while clamping down on coronavirus coverage in China. According to data collected by Minghui.org, February 2020 saw a rise in arrests, with 282 Falun Gong practitioners arrested, 15 sentenced, and 113 harassed for their faith.
As some prisons in western countries release non-violent inmates to slow the spread of the CCP Virus, Chinese authorities transfer officers to the epicenter of the pandemic to keep prisoners of conscience under lock and key.
Facing a shortage of policing personnel in Wuhan City, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, prison officers from nearby provinces were transferred there to specifically persecute Falun Gong practitioners.
The Falun Dafa Information Center launches a streaming site with interesting videos, documentaries, and feature films -- many for free.
As we all adjust to life shuttered indoors and in relative isolation, we thought it best to offer a place to watch content that offers insight into the Chinese regime, the struggle for freedom and faith in China, as well as hear from those whose faith has brought them through some of the darkest times.
The first documentary on the origin of #CCPVirus, Tracking Down the Origin of the #WuhanCoronavirus takes an in-depth look at the progression of the pandemic from January to April and leads us on a journey of discovery to bring the truth behind the matter to light.
From the Huanan Seafood Market in Hubei Province to the scandals at the Wuhan Institute of Virology, from long-running experiments on viruses to military takeovers, suspicious activities arise from every corner. Through vigorous investigations and the piecing together of hidden information, the documentary will unearth a more complete understanding of the situation surrounding the rise of this pandemic.