To extract information about the church and his personal data, the captain of the local National Security Brigade Cheng Fei used cigarette butts to burn the 20-year-old christian’s index finger, nipples and genitals, poured four pots of boiling water on his body, and even went as far as to pour boiling water on his genitals. He was later assessed as having suffered moderate burns by the hospital.
During the christian Zhang Meijuan‘s custody, she was subjected to mistreatment including having to take cold showers for prolonged periods of time, which led her to develop a persistent cough, and deteriorated rapidly into advanced lung cancer, which caused her terrible agony and her death.
The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) continues using high-resolution security cameras to monitor, follow, and arrest Christians, illegally detains, and harshly sentences them. In December 2019, three Christians from The Church of Almighty God (CAG) were sentenced to imprisonment as long as seven to eight years.
In July 2018, Christian Liu Jun was arrested by the Chinese Communist Party for his faith. In April 2019, disregarding his serious condition, the CCP once again arrested and detained him, causing a rapid decline in his health. Due to the delay in receiving treatment, Liu Jun passed away on August 10 of the same year at just 21 years of age.
Sun Lianhu and his wife were constantly being hunted by the CCP for their belief in God for 5 years. On August 20, 2019, the Chiping County Public Security Bureau publicly announced online that they had put out a 4,000 RMB reward for information leading to the arrest of Sun Lianhu and his wife to encourage and incite people to report to the police about their whereabouts. To this day, Sun and his wife are unable to return home.
At the age of 18, Cui Huihui was arrested, beaten, paraded through streets and detained by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) for 85 days for spreading the gospel. She was forced to flee her home. In August of 2019, the Chiping County Public Security Bureau began advertising a cash reward for information leading to Cui Huihui’s arrest. Cui’s current predicament is more dangerous than ever.
Zhang Yanling is a Christian of The Church of Almighty God. She was pursued by the Chinese police because of her faith and forced to flee her home. On September 4, 2019, Sishui County Public Security Bureau publicly issued a notice of a cash reward of 10,000 RMB (about 1400 USD) for the arrest of Zhang Yanling. Zhang is currently still in forced exile.
On May 7, 2019, she was pursued and surrounded at her home by the CCP police because she had been sharing the gospel. In order to escape arrest and brutal torture by the Communist Party, while making a daring attempt to escape out the 12th floor window, she sadly plunged to her death, hitting a third floor balcony. She was only 56 years old.