Beijing detains illegal church members on Easter (AP) – 1145th Edition

Chinese youths detained by police officers from an area where members of a unregistered church planned to hold Easter service are led into a police station in Beijing Sunday, April 24, 2011. Police stopped worshippers from gathering Sunday at a public plaza in the city's university district where they have been trying to meet every week since the congregation was evicted from its usual rented place of worship three weeks ago. At least a dozen congregants were detained. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)AP – Chinese police detained at least a dozen Christians belonging to an unregistered Beijing church as the congregants gathered Sunday to hold Easter services.

Visit Sandrine Samperi”s Blog out at Sandrine Samperi

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *