- PRESS RELEASE, February 3, 2017; ROME — Vatican Should Not Give Blessing to China’s Organ Harvesting Whitewash — China’s participation in an organ trafficking summit hosted by the Vatican science group comes despite no evidence that past practices of forced organ harvesting have ended; alleged reforms in China remain unverified due to lack of transparency.
- DAFOH STATEMENT, February 6, 2017; China Attempts to Use the Vatican to Cover Up Forced Organ Harvesting Crimes. — The lack of transparency about organ sources in China is a mask of deception. The full scope of forced organ harvesting from Chinese prisoners of conscience remains unknown. The Vatican should not be misled by empty pledges of reform by an atheist government that persecutes its most devout citizens.
- On June 22, 2016, David Kilgour, Ethan Gutmann and David Matas publish their updated report “Bloody Harvest/The Slaughter—An Update”, which reflects a comprehensive analysis of the transplant market in China and comes to the conclusion that the “organ transplantation volume in China is far larger than official Chinese government statistics indicate.”
- New Perspectives on China’s Transplant Numbers: Unethical Organ Procurement from Prisoners of Conscience; Research estimates that 100,000-200,000 Falun Gong practitioners in China have been subjected to forced organ harvesting since 2000; March 28, 2016.
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