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  • Beck Westergaard posted an update 1 year, 3 months ago

    For Xie Yanyi it was not the actual physical abuse that was the most difficult to endure – although his checklist of the deliberate cruelties inflicted upon him is prolonged.

    He was kept in a tension situation, crouched on a reduced stool, from 06:00 in the early morning until 22:00 at night time.

    bigg boss 11 Soon after 15 times like this, he tells me, his legs went numb and he experienced difficulty urinating.

    At instances he was denied foodstuff and was subjected to gruelling interrogations for "dozens of hrs" on finish.

    He was beaten.

    And he was viewed whilst he slept, with his guards insisting that he stored the very same sleeping position all night time.

    But harder to bear than all of this, Mr Xie insists, was the time spent in solitary confinement.

    "I was held by yourself in a small space and noticed no daylight for 50 percent a calendar year. I had practically nothing to study, nothing at all to do but to sit on that reduced stool."

    "Folks could go mad in that predicament. I was isolated from the globe. This is torture – the isolation is a lot more distressing than currently being beaten."

    Even though not possible to verify, his account tallies with other stories of the suffering endured beneath the so-referred to as "war on regulation", released during the Chinese Leader Xi Jinping’s initial five many years in business office.