Posts Tagged ‘organ harvesting’

Missouri State Legislature Condemns Forced Organ Harvesting in China

Senate Concurrent Resolution (SCR) No. 6 was voted on by the Missouri House of Representatives on May 15, 2019, making the resolution officially passed by the Missouri State Legislature. SCR 6 calls on “the Chinese Government to end the practice of organ harvesting from prisoners as well as prisoners of conscience, specifically Falun Gong prisoners…

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Germany: Forced Organ Harvesting in China Highlighted in Parliament Hearing

On May 8, 2019, the German Bundestag’s Committee on Human Rights and Humanitarian Aid held a public hearing on the persecution of religious minorities in China. More than 20 Members of the Bundestag (MdB) attended the hearing, which included experts from NGOs, representatives of minority groups, and scholars. David Li, a researcher with China Organ…

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British News Media Call to End Forced Organ Harvesting in China

Several major news outlets in the United Kingdom recently published articles or produced programs calling for an end to the killing of prisoners of conscience for organs in China, including the BBC, The Guardian, Sunday Express, and Scotsman. A discussion titled “Forced Live Organ Extraction in China” took place at the British House of Parliament…

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Croatian Parliament Adopts Convention Against Organ Trafficking

The Croatian Parliament voted unanimously on March 1, 2019, to adopt the Council of Europe Convention against Trafficking in Human Organs, becoming the eighth European nation to ratify the treaty. The Convention was drafted in 2015 after the European Parliament passed a resolution in 2013 condemning the Chinese regime’s “state-sanctioned organ harvesting from non-consenting prisoners…

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Chinese Surgeon Disinvited from International Summit for Possible Involvement in Forced Organ Harvesting

Dong Jiahong, executive president of Beijing’s Tsinghua Changgung Hospital and former head of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army General Hospital, has been dis-invited from the China-Israel Innovation and Investment Summit, following complaints about his suspected participation in forced organ harvesting of Chinese prisoners of conscience. The high-profile conference, organised by the Chinese and Israeli governments,…

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Berlin, Germany: Exposing China’s Forced Organ Harvesting During Organ Transplantation Conference

The 27th Annual Conference of the German Transplantation Society (DTG) was held at the Kosmos Convention Centre in Berlin from November 7-10, 2018. Falun Gong practitioners held activities for two days to raise awareness of the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) state-sanctioned forced organ harvesting. Falun Gong practitioners held large banners, demonstrated the exercises, and explained…

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