The US has called for the immediate release of jailed Chinese Pastor Wang Yi, shown here at home with his wife Jiang Rong. Photo: APThe US has called for the immediate release of jailed Chinese Pastor Wang Yi, shown here at home with his wife Jiang Rong. Photo: AP
The US has called for the immediate release of jailed Chinese Pastor Wang Yi, shown here at home with his wife Jiang Rong. Photo: AP

US calls on China to release jailed Early Rain church founder Wang Yi

  • State department alarmed at pastor’s secret trial which ended with nine year sentence for inciting subversion
  • ‘Another example of Beijing’s intensification of repression of Chinese Christians and members of other religious groups’
Topic |   Human rights in China
The US has called for the immediate release of jailed Chinese Pastor Wang Yi, shown here at home with his wife Jiang Rong. Photo: APThe US has called for the immediate release of jailed Chinese Pastor Wang Yi, shown here at home with his wife Jiang Rong. Photo: AP
The US has called for the immediate release of jailed Chinese Pastor Wang Yi, shown here at home with his wife Jiang Rong. Photo: AP
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