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Doctors against organ harvesting

Mounting evidence and eyewitness statements confirm that since 2006 a terrible scene of murder and abuse is taking place in China: Tens of thousands Falun Gong prisoners of conscience are being used as a live donor bank and killed for their organs once a patient comes.

Shocked by the evidence, doctors worldwide have expressed their horror about this state-sponsored "reverse matching" killing practice. Amongst those medical experts is Dr Jacob Lavee, one of the initiators of the Israeli law banning access to Chinese organs in 2008.

“We cannot repeat the same story that went on during the Second World War, during the Holocaust, where the entire world knew about the Holocaust of the Jewish people and did nothing. Here we know about the genocide of people within China, about the crime against humanity that is taking place in China, and I needed to do something about it.. Once the supply of potential transplant patients from all over the world to China will stop, this will definitely increase the pressure on China to stop the use of those Falun Gong practitioners.”

— Dr Jacob Lavee, Professor of Surgery, the Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University

Below, more articles can be found from medical professionals giving their support by calling upon China to immediately end the forced organ harvesting from detained Falun Gong practitioners. An example is DAFOH (Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting), whose website has a worldwide petition to stop organ harvesting you can also sign.

Articles in this category

DAFOH: Doctors reject sugar coating on China’s organ transplant business 08/05/2015

By Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting (DAFOH)

Organ harvesting ( Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting (DAFOH), the medical watchdog organisation monitoring abuses in organ transplantation surgery, said that the international community should be wary of China’s recent promise to end the harvesting of organs from executed prisoners.

The Chinese government has a longstanding record of secrecy, misleading numbers and contradictory statements, and despite mounting evidence and international demands to stop organ harvesting abuses, Beijing has refused to acknowledge the illegal harvesting of organs from prisoners of conscience.

Italian medical community changes pace in fight against international organ trafficking 11/08/2014

Organ harvesting The world is acting quickly to counter the international traffic organs and Italy is in the game.

Only three days ago, on July 9th, the Council of Europe adopted the first convention to combat human organs traffic, encouraging a “close international cooperation between Member States [of the Council] and non-member states.”

Yesterday at the Italian Parliament  the First Symposium on Ethics in transplantation was held, which gathered together doctors, lawyers and institutions with the same goal: promoting ethical standards and legislative actions to eradicate an illegal phenomenon that involves the entire planet.


A petition against organ harvesting in China reaches a milestone 26/10/2013

450.000 signatures by October 1st 2013

Organ harvesting By Matthew Robertson, Epoch Times.

With the People’s Republic of China making a bid to sit on the Human Rights Council of the United Nations, here’s a petition that should cause every diplomat in the world to sit up and take notice: organised by Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting, a medical advocacy group, it calls on the the UN to demand that the PRC fully cease organ harvesting from prisoners of conscience.

US medical doctors launch petition to secure White House response to organ harvesting atrocities in China 28/12/2012

"We the People" initiative aims to collect 25,000 signatures in 30 days

Doctors NEW YORK – A trio of medical doctors initiated a petition yesterday calling upon the Obama administration to investigate and help stop forced organ harvesting from Falun Gong believers in China. The petition is posted within the “We the People” section of the White House website, whose regulations state that the White House guarantees a response to any petition that secures 25,000 signatures within 30 days.

Taiwanese doctors join efforts to stop organ harvesting 09/12/2012

Organ harvesting TAIPEI – An organisation committed to exposing the practice of forced organ harvesting is teaming up with doctors in Taiwan, as the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) begins its 18th Party Congress.

Members of the medical community condemn Chinese Communist Party’s live organ harvesting 07/10/2012

Organ harvesting On August 17th, in a press conference at the National Press Club, Dr Crystal Fang, a representative of Doctors Against Forced Organ Harvesting (DAFOH), made an urgent appeal to the international community, governments of all countries and media outlets, calling for investigation into the Chinese Communist regime’s atrocities of harvesting organs from living Falun Gong practitioners.