Workers Protesting About Their Stolen Wages Are Arrested
On Oct. 1, The boss of Xiang Le Trading Co. Huishan District,
Jiangsu Province, left with the workers’ back wages.
The workers tried to get help from Huishan government but
were repressed by police.
This resulted in many injured and 2 arrests.
Hundreds of Vendors Protest at Assaults from
Urban Management in Yunnan Dali City
On Oct.1, hundreds of vendors marched to a sit-in against the
urban management’s violent assaults on vendors in Yunnan
Province, Dali City.
On the evening of Sept. 30, two vendors were injured by
armed urban management staff and had to be hospitalized.
Hundreds of vendors and visitors went to the police office to
protest but were not listened to.
Hunan Shaodong Police Remove Victim’s Body,
The Family Protested
On Sept. 29, a driver fled into the traffic police brigade after
killing a 13 year old girl with a tanker in Hunan Shaodong.
The family members reported it but were ignored.
On Sept. 30, the family members protested at the incident
location with banners and blocked the road.
They were suppressed by hundreds of police, resulting in
many beaten and arrested.
The girl’s body was removed by police.
400 Villagers Arrested For Protesting at
Pollution By Blocking The Road
The long-term pollution from a ceramics factory in Xinxing
County, Yunfu City, Guangdong Province resulted in many
crops failing to grow and reduction in produce.
On Sept. 30, 400 villagers protested at the ceramics factory
by blocking the road to request compensation.
The police came to clear up after 7 hours of demonstrations,
and many villagers were beaten and arrested.