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Simone Jasper, Reporter
• Midland Reporter-Telegram
MIDLAND, TEXAS - After five people were arrested for leading Christian services in a remote part of western China, the nonprofit China Aid sponsored lawyers for their defense. Bob Fu, founder and president of the Midland-based organization, said the leaders recently received sentences ranging from three to five years.
“It really represents a major escalation of religious persecution in China for the past 10 years,” Fu said ...
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