China: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from China (the latest are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.ucanews.com/news/church-groups-demand-end-to-cross-removals-in-china/73911
http://www.ucanews.com/news/millions-missing-from-shanghai-church-accounts/73900
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/07/200-shenzhen-police-disguised-as.html
http://www.ucanews.com/news/china-cross-demolition-campaign-spreads-to-other-dioceses/73889

China: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from China.

For more visit:
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/despite-trying-to-keep-low-profile.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/lawyers-investigating-persecution.html

China: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from China.

For more visit:
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/guangdong-rehabilitation-center.html
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/uyghur/attack-06232015182353.html
http://backtojerusalem.com/home/breaking-news-chinese-government-meeting-with-underground-leaders/

China: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from China (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/sichuan-church-member-administratively.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/two-christians-in-shandongs-cao-county.html
http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Asia-Pacific/2015/0608/As-China-knocks-down-Christian-crosses-the-faithful-restore-them

China says it’s building islands and airstrips in the South China Sea for better weather forecasts


Originally posted on Quartz:

China’s recent island-building spree, the focus of tensions with its neighbors as well as the United States, is all for the sake of better weather forecasting, Chinese officials say.

Over the past two years, China has dredged up over 2,000 acres of land from what was once open sea and constructed brand new islands that will house airstrips and helipads. Critics say the construction, at an estimated seven sites near the disputed Spratly Islands, is an attempt to bolster Beijing’s territorial claims as well as provide a base for potential military operations against its rivals.

“The construction of infrastructure for observation and communication is the first step towards enhancing and improving marine meteorological monitoring, warning, forecasting, prediction and scientific research,” Ding Yihui of the Chinese Academy of Engineering told the People’s Daily over the weekend. The head of China’s Meteorological Administration, Zheng Guoguang, said the facilities were for the benefit of a region…

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China: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from China (the most recent are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/guangzhou-authorities-attempt-to-stop.html
http://www.ucanews.com/news/hk-anglican-leader-sparks-controversy-with-comments-on-democratic-reforms/73753
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/in-yunnan-province-government.html
http://www.christiantoday.com/article/china.praises.itself.for.guaranteeing.freedom.of.religion.in.report/55657.htm

China: Persecution News Update


The link below is to an article reporting on persecution news from China.

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http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/china-18-member-still-denied-medical.html

China: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from China (the most recent articles are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/nanle-county-christian-church-member.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/06/special-armed-police-raid-guizhou-house.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/05/verdict-for-christians-in-cao-county.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/05/pastors-wife-attacked-limbs-bound-with.html

China: Persecution News Update


The links below are to articles reporting on persecution news from China (the most recent articles are at the top).

For more visit:
http://www.persecution.org/2015/05/28/chinese-regulations-take-aim-at-church-crosses/
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/china-religion-05252015112309.html
http://www.voanews.com/content/china-aims-to-break-foreign-influence-on-religion/2783061.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/05/more-crosses-removed-in-zhejiang-3.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/05/heilongjiang-authorities-shutdown-house.html
http://www.chinaaid.org/2015/05/xinjiang-christians-sue-authorities.html