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Bern, Switzerland: Introducing Falun Gong at the Asian Festival

The annual Asian Festival was held in Bern, Switzerland over the last weekend of August. Many people attended the three-day event. The local Falun Gong group joined the festivities with a booth, affording many people the opportunity to learn more about the practice and the persecution in China. Practitioners demonstrated the Falun Gong exercises on…

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Switzerland: Falun Gong Practitioners Call for End to Persecution on Eve of Chinese President’s Visit

On the eve of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit to Switzerland, Falun Gong practitioners gathered on Waisenhausplatz in the capital city of Bern on January 14, 2017 to call for an end to the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) persecution. The practitioners also called for an end to the CCP’s state-sanctioned organ harvesting from living…

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Switzerland: Thirty-Six Lawmakers Urge UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to Help Bring Former Chinese Dictator to Justice

Thirty-six Swiss lawmakers jointly signed a letter to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, urging him to help move forward the lawsuits against Jiang Zemin for his role in the 17-year persecution of Falun Gong. Jiang Zemin, as then-head of Chinese Communist Party, launched the persecution in 1999, and…

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