Pastor Wang Yi of the Early Rain Covenant Church in Chengdu has been detained and accused of inciting subversion of state power, his mother said. Photo: Facebook
Pastor Wang Yi of the Early Rain Covenant Church in Chengdu has been detained and accused of inciting subversion of state power, his mother said. Photo: Facebook

Christian pastor Wang Yi faces subversion charges in China after raid on church

  • ‘My son has been placed under criminal detention for allegedly inciting subversion of state power,’ Wang’s mother says
  • More than 100 other congregants were also rounded up as part of the government crackdown, and some said they were abused while in custody

Pastor Wang Yi of the Early Rain Covenant Church in Chengdu has been detained and accused of inciting subversion of state power, his mother said. Photo: Facebook
Pastor Wang Yi of the Early Rain Covenant Church in Chengdu has been detained and accused of inciting subversion of state power, his mother said. Photo: Facebook
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