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China’s Former Security Chief Implicated in Organ Harvesting

(The Epoch Times) – In a surprising shift in a public narrative, China’s top organ transplantation official blamed the former chief security boss and longtime Jiang Zemin loyalist, Zhou Yongkang, for the state’s use of prisoners as a live organ bank. The remarks from Huang Jiefu, China’s organ transplantation chief, help to corroborate, though do not confirm, a crime that no Party official has yet admitted: the use, not just of death-row prisoners, but prisoners of conscience, as a massive live base of donors.

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