Bishop Zhao has been detained time and again in the last few years
Since February 2021, The Myanmar junta has killed more than 1,600 people,
He was first placed under administrative detention for seven days.
In July 2021, Mount Carmel Church was coercively shut down by the Wuhu government.
The CCP's goal is to tighten the party’s grip on religion.
The woman has already been detained several times for similar charges.
Although Bae was offered to stay in China, she turned down the offer and continues to serve her underground church.
The Hong Kong pro-China media called for the regulation of Western religions as they are "incompatible" with Chinese culture.
China is viewed by the US State Department as a “country of particular concern” for its egregious religious freedom violations.