On August 17, Weekly Korea reported on recent
progress investigating the allegations that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)
harvests organs from Falun Gong practitioners and then cremates the bodies to
destroy the evidence.
The article said that former Canadian Member of Parliament David Kilgour and
international human rights layer David Matas pointed out in the "Report
into Allegations of Organ Harvesting of Falun Gong Practitioners in China,"
that the Chinese Communist regime ordered harvesting of organs from Falun Gong
practitioners on a large scale.
The article said the Canadian report documented testimony of a Chinese
witness, "Annie": Her surgeon husband removed corneas from 2,000 live
Falun Gong practitioners. She also said that these practitioners were alive and
sent to operation rooms after anesthesia, where doctors removed their corneas,
hearts, kidney and livers, in that order. The bodies were then stitched closed
and sent to a crematorium.
According to Annie, these practitioners were detained without record of name
or location of birth. So when they were sent to crematorium, no one will go to
claim their bodies, which were labeled as "No Heart Beat" or
In addition, the Canadian report also phone interviewed major Chinese
hospitals which perform organ transplant operations and consequently confirmed
that the atrocities of organ harvesting do exist.
The Canadian report also documented the following evidence:
A staff member from an organ transplant center said that the hospital has
more than 10 "beating hearts." The investigator then asked if that
statement means "live suppliers." The staff replied "Yes. That is
When asked, "We hope the kidney is fresh, for example, from a Falun Gong
practitioner. Do you have that?" A staff member from another hospital
replied, "No problem." [Note: the caller posed as a potential organ
Regarding this issue, an official in charge from Parliament Member Park Jae
Wan's office said, "According to overseas media reports, the possibilities
for the Chinese Communist Party to harvest organs from live people is very high
and our country shall not ignore this."