4月5號在廣州舉牌聲援茂名而被抓的10多人，目前仍有6人沒有釋放。不過，網民在美國白宮請願網站「We The People」上，發佈的「救救茂名人」的請願貼，簽名人數增長很快，目前已經達到1200人。
Large Numbers of Demonstrators Arrested in Maoming
It has been more than a week for the massive anti-PX
public protest in Guangdong Maoming City.
On April 7, officials still dispatched military police to patrol
the city and arrested a large number of people participating
in the protest although the peace was restored in the city.
The original planned Saturday march in Guangzhou didn’t
happen because several netizens and the organizers were
arrested and monitored. The weather was bad too.
It seems there are not many people to protest in Maoming.
From the ten arrested who were holding banners in support
on April 5, six people were till detained.
However, the number of signatures under the petition post
“Save Maoming" on the United States White House petition
website “We The People” quickly reached 1,200.
Four Lawyers Tortured Severely and Injured In Jiansanjiang.
The four framed and detained human right lawyers have
accused Jiansanjiang police of beating and torture when
they went to investigate the black jail.
Lawyer Zhang Junjie who was released on March 27 had
three ribs fractured in a hospital examination on March 28.
Jiang Tianyong, Tang Jitian, Wang Cheng released on April 6,
were found seriously injured.
According to the hospital report, Tang Jitian had multiple rib
fractures and Wang Cheng has contusions but no fracture.
Jiang Tianyong who was still controlled by the state security
after his release went to the hospital on March 7.
The Beijing human rights activist said Jiang Tianyong has
visible injuries, abdominal lumps, and chest pain during
talking, coughing or big movements.
It is said Jiang Tianyong had the most serious
beating out of the four.
Hopelessness Makes Uyghurs Take the Death Path.
The conflict between China’s Xinjiang Uyghurs and the
Chinese authorities is growing more vitriolic.
On April 7, Xinjiang authorities once again pledged to punish
the so-called terrorists.
The former student leader of June 4 Tiananmen movement
Wu’erkaixi, told AFP that Beijing’s terrorism in Xinjiang
drove Uyghurs to despair and escalated the confrontation.
Wu’erkaixi believes Yunnan Kunming Railway Station terrorist
attack and Beijing Tiananmen Square collision incident is a
suicide attack from the Uyghurs in utter hopelessness.
Wu’erkaixi said: “Do Uyghurs have any choice but to be
terrorists? Who made the terror and pushed them this far?
The Chinese authorities should be responsible for all of it."
He warned that these attacks may be just the beginning.