Posts Tagged ‘25th April remembrance’

The Historic April 25 Demonstration at Zhongnanhai, Beijing

Eighteen years ago, more than 10,000 Falun Gong practitioners held a peaceful demonstration at the National Appeals Office in (Zhongnanhai) Beijing on April 25, 1999, seeking the release of several practitioners unjustly arrested days before. Many thought that the large scale demonstration directly triggered the brutal nationwide persecution campaign launched a few months later by…

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European Falun Gong Practitioners Gather to Commemorate the 17th Anniversary of the April 25 Peaceful Appeal in Beijing

April 28, 2016 | Along with Falun Gong practitioners worldwide, practitioners from five major cities in Europe remembered the 17th anniversary of Beijing’s Peaceful Protest on the weekend prior to April 25, 2016. On April 25, 1999, over 10,0000 practitioners went to Beijing to peacefully protest the illegal arrest of practitioners. That July, Jiang Zemin, the…

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