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AllAfrica.com
Opposition MP-Elect Sitolo Thanks Constituency For Votingwas declared winner of Nsanje Lalanje constituency after he polled 8, 775 votes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
was declared winner of Nsanje Lalanje constituency after he polled 8, 775 votes followed by Gladys Ganda of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) who secured 5, 453. Winnie Wakudyanaye who contested as an independent candidate got 204... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party 'Vote of No Confidence' Dominate Media HeadlinesThe political popularity matters took the front seat in the Malawi media on Thu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The political popularity matters took the front seat in the Malawi media on Thursday as ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) humiliating by-election defeat in five of six constituencies and wards to Malawi Congress Party (MCP) dominated both... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Wins in ByThe ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has suffered a humiliating by-ele
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has suffered a humiliating by-election defeat in itys stronghold of southern region after losing Nsanje Lalanje parliamentary seat and Ndirande Makata Local Government ward to Malawi Congress Party (MCP)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Quiz DPP Official As By-Elections Counting Under WayMalawi Police officiers in Nsanje questioned ruling Democratic Progressive Part
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Malawi Police officiers in Nsanje questioned ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) official Sarif Gova who was manhandled by Malawi Congress Party (MCP) supporters at Bangula Polling Centee for campaigning. Gowa was rescued by Malawi Electoral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Defeat Ruling Party in ByMain opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has won a popularity test against t
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has won a popularity test against the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) with by-election gains which has seen the party shrugging off challenge in the Lilongwe by-elections. By-elections in Lilongwe City... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party Wins One Ward in ByAfter heavy defeat in Tuesday's by-elections, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
After heavy defeat in Tuesday's by-elections, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has a consoloation with a win of a Local Government ward in Mayani North Ward in Dedza North Constituency. Dedza is the stronghold of Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and... Read more
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express
China's battle against smog and Taiwanese independence continues as Party congress opensthen-President Ma Ying-jeou in Singapore in 2015. But relations have nosedived
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then-President Ma Ying-jeou in Singapore in 2015. But relations have nosedived since Tsai Ing-wen of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party won presidential elections last year, with Beijing fearing she wants to push for Taiwan's formal... Read more
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Reuters
China's Xi says can thwart Taiwan independence, Taiwan says democracy firstthen-President Ma Ying-jeou in Singapore in 2015. But relations have nosedived
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then-President Ma Ying-jeou in Singapore in 2015. But relations have nosedived since Tsai Ing-wen of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party won presidential elections last year, with Beijing fearing she wants to push for Taiwan’s formal... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China’s Xi says can thwart Taiwan independence, Taiwan says democracy firstpart of Chinese territory from China,” Xi said. But relations have nosedived s
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part of Chinese territory from China,” Xi said. But relations have nosedived since Tsai Ing-wen of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party won presidential elections last year, with Beijing fearing she wants to push for Taiwan’s formal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MCP Supporters Impound Kamangira's Vehicle in Foiled Electoral Fraudand that it was in an operation for electoral fraud. The white Toyota Hilux wi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and that it was in an operation for electoral fraud. The white Toyota Hilux without a number plate belonging to ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Nsanje South Parliamentarian Thom Kamangira was intercepted together with another sky-blue... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Elections Fever Grips the Publicto take time off to go and vote," said Akim Zoya, a shop owner at Mayani Tradin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to take time off to go and vote," said Akim Zoya, a shop owner at Mayani Trading Center. On the other hand, the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) supporters say they are also eyeing victory for their candidate who they said is the only... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
What will Xi Jinping say about Taiwan at the 19th Chinese Communist Party Congress?a cross-strait service trade agreement. But the biggest blow for Beijing was t
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
a cross-strait service trade agreement. But the biggest blow for Beijing was the election of Tsai Ing-wen, leader of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), and the majority the party gained in legislative elections, for the first time since... Read more
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Reuters
Taiwan seeks to build soft power with retooled southbound policyin the region at a time when relations between Taipei and Beijing have nosedive
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
in the region at a time when relations between Taipei and Beijing have nosedived since Tsai Ing-wen of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party won the presidential election last year. “Taiwan must play an even more active and prominent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
The rise and rise of Xi Jinpingpower, to entice Taiwan to work with China to maintain the same framework.” Si
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
power, to entice Taiwan to work with China to maintain the same framework.” Since Tsai Ing-wen from the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party took office in 2016, Beijing has frozen official communications and engagement with Taipei. And... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Violence Rocks Nsanje Lalanje By- DPP Hits At MCP17 by-election as members of opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) say they ha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
17 by-election as members of opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) say they have been attacked by followers of ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate Gladys Ganda at Phokera on Wednesday. Seventeen people say they were attacked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Newspaper Hail Mutharika for 'Pragmatic Approach' to End Bloodsuckers Sagahas so far left seven people dead. Speaking when he addressed a campaign rally
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
has so far left seven people dead. Speaking when he addressed a campaign rally in Lilongwe's Area 23 where he rooted for Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate Reuben Ngwenya in the Lilongwe City South East by-election on October 17, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ben Phiri Rolls Out Campaign for Leadership in DPPAs Malawi gears for the next general election in 2019, the governing Democratic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
As Malawi gears for the next general election in 2019, the governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Director of Operations, Ben Phiri, has rolled out a campaign for leadership in the party at its forthcoming convention and is touting for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wa Jeffrey Says Opposition Will Never Rule AgainRuling Democratic Progressive Party's Grezeder wa Jeffrey (file photo). Democr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Ruling Democratic Progressive Party's Grezeder wa Jeffrey (file photo). Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Secretary General, Griezedar Jeffrey wa Jeffrey, has said Malawi Congress Party (MCP) will never rule this country again, as Malawians... Read more
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Western Advocate
Taiwan to become first Asian country to legalise same-sex marriageappeared to have propelled a push for legal change. Taiwan's The China Post re
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
appeared to have propelled a push for legal change. Taiwan's The China Post reported that a draft bill by Ms Tsai's ruling Democratic Progressive Party was proposed in December to replace the words "male and female parties" in the Civil Code's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Probe Ruling Party 'Cadet' Over PistolMalawi Police have said they are investigating Noel Kaiya, a ruling Democratic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Malawi Police have said they are investigating Noel Kaiya, a ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) youth cadet who was seen with a pistol when he accompnained Ben Phiri, the most powerful former aide of President Peter Mutharika, to a function in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China's former UN ambassador moved to Taiwan rolerelations with Beijing have deteriorated sharply since President Tsai Ing-wen,
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
relations with Beijing have deteriorated sharply since President Tsai Ing-wen, leader of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, took office last year. China suspects she wants to push for the island's formal independence, a... Read more
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EuroNews
China's former U.N. ambassador moved to Taiwan roleTaipei’s relations with Beijing have deteriorated sharply since President Tsai
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
Taipei’s relations with Beijing have deteriorated sharply since President Tsai Ing-wen, leader of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, took office last year. China suspects she wants to push for the island’s formal independence, a... Read more
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Reuters
China's former U.N. ambassador moved to Taiwan rolerelations with Beijing have deteriorated sharply since President Tsai Ing-wen,
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
relations with Beijing have deteriorated sharply since President Tsai Ing-wen, leader of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, took office last year. China suspects she wants to push for the island’s formal independence, a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Taiwanese President tackles problem of China head-on during National Day addressAnd President Tsai Ing-wen, who came to power last year when her Democratic Pro
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
And President Tsai Ing-wen, who came to power last year when her Democratic Progressive Party won the presidential election, did not disappoint. There was never a chance she was going to ignore the elephant in the room. However, as fitting with her... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Taiwan to bolster military but wants peace — presidentMay, with Beijing cutting all official communications with Taipei as it does no
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
May, with Beijing cutting all official communications with Taipei as it does not trust her traditionally pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party. The two sides split after a civil war in 1949 but China still sees self-governing Taiwan as a... Read more
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Reuters
Taiwan president pledges to defend freedoms despite China pressurethe island under its control. Relations with Beijing have deteriorated sharply
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
the island under its control. Relations with Beijing have deteriorated sharply since Tsai, who leads the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, took office last year, with China suspecting she wants to push for the island’s formal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Opposition Ropes in Lucius Band to Boost Campaignhas successfully challenged the results of the parliamentary election in which
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
has successfully challenged the results of the parliamentary election in which Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) declared Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate Bentley Namasasu winner by 98 votes in 2014, over the weekend engaged the famous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Presidential Aide Phiri's Trophy Launchedwith traditional dances, poetry and a live music performance from Phungu Joseph
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
with traditional dances, poetry and a live music performance from Phungu Joseph Nkasa, sponsor of the league, Phiri ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) director of field operations and executive chairperson of Beata Holdings group of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dausi Denies Ruling Party Intimidating Chiefs in ByNicholas Dausi has denied reports that chiefs are facing intimidation, threats
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Nicholas Dausi has denied reports that chiefs are facing intimidation, threats and harassment by government and ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) senior officials ahead of the October 17 by elections. Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party's Ngwenya Intensifies Campaign With Football BonanzaDemocratic Progressive Party (DPP) aspirant in the forthcoming Lilongwe City So
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) aspirant in the forthcoming Lilongwe City South East Constituency by-elections, Reuben Ngwenya over the weekend launched the football bonanza as one way of wooing voters ahead of the October 17 polls. Speaking... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika Asked to Act On Bloodsuckers 'Myth'Congress Party (MCP) is behind the bloodsuckers rumour, saying the party just w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Congress Party (MCP) is behind the bloodsuckers rumour, saying the party just wants to tarnish the image of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) considering that the hotspot areas of blood sucking are in the stronghold of the ruling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister, Aides Defend Malawi President Mutharika's Press-Dodging On UNGAto grill President Mutharika on pressing issues relating to blood sucking incid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
to grill President Mutharika on pressing issues relating to blood sucking incidents and political violence that governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) cadres are alleged to have been perpetrating. "The President will respond to such issues... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rulling Party's Ngwenya Handover Maize Mill to Area 23 Residents - Free to AllThe ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Secretary General Greselder Jeffr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Secretary General Greselder Jeffrey Wa Jeffrey and the parliamentary candidate for October 17 by-elctions, Dr Reuben Ngwenya have y handed over a maize mill to Lilongwe Area 23 residents. Speaking during... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tumbuka Festival Gonapamuhanya Doesn't Belong to Ruling Party - Paramount ChiefTumbuka's supreme leader, Paramount Chief Chikulamayembe, has taken a swipe at
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Tumbuka's supreme leader, Paramount Chief Chikulamayembe, has taken a swipe at ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) saying Gonapamuhanya Cultural Festival, just as any cultural festival in the country, does not belong to the incumbency. He... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Germany Wary With Malawi Political Violence, Calls for ToleranceMalawi Electoral Commission (MEC) will be holding by-elections. Followers of op
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) will be holding by-elections. Followers of opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) fought in the area, stirring tension. On Saturday, panga-wielding and stone-throwing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Campaign Against Electoral Violence Launchedtomorrow. Malunga's sentiments come barely a few days after young people were
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
tomorrow. Malunga's sentiments come barely a few days after young people were seen in running battles between the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and the Malawi Congress Party (MCP) in Nsanje Lalanje Constituency where by-elections are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika Shies Away From a Scheduled Press Conferenceconference had to be cancelled following a series of negative articles about hi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
conference had to be cancelled following a series of negative articles about his long stay in the UK that prompted some Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) officials and the President's communication advising him not to go ahead with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mutharika Aide to Launch Trophy in Thyolopoetry, dancing, netball and football games involving secondary school teams as
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
poetry, dancing, netball and football games involving secondary school teams as well as primary schools. Phiri is ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) director of field operations and executive chairperson of Beata Holdings group of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Is Nation Sitting on Time Bomb?as regards who was behind the violence in Rumphi, between the opposition Malawi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
as regards who was behind the violence in Rumphi, between the opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) and the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), it is clear that the violence in Rumphi was politically-motivated. Minister of Home... Read more
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Slate
War in North Korea Could Be Devastating. But War in Taiwan Could Be Even Worse—and More Likely.what exactly that means, like many issues involving Taiwan’s status, is murky a
Slate / Posted 15 days ago
what exactly that means, like many issues involving Taiwan’s status, is murky and open to interpretation. The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), one of Taiwan’s two main parties, skirts this by claiming in a 1999 resolution there is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ruling Party's Ganda Orders Arrest of Opposition MembersPolice in Nsanje arrested two opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) members Fu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Police in Nsanje arrested two opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) members Funny Mafolo and Davie Mafolo after ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate in Nsanje Lalanje constituency Gladsy Ganda order their arrest. The MCP members were... Read more
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Daily Mail
New book: China 'has drawn up secret plans to invade Taiwan by 2020'Tsai Ing-wen won election on the island by a landslide last year. China suspec
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Tsai Ing-wen won election on the island by a landslide last year. China suspects that Tsai, who leads the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, wants to declare the island's formal independence, a red line for Beijing. Tsai says she wants... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Taiwan set to legalize same-sex marriages, a first in Asiacontinue to ban same-sex intercourse. “It’s a big step forward for the history
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 17 days ago
continue to ban same-sex intercourse. “It’s a big step forward for the history of human rights,” said Yu Mei-nu, a ruling Democratic Progressive Party lawmaker who is sponsoring the same-sex marriage bill now in line for parliamentary debate. “If... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Taiwan concert clash reveals divisions over China's outreachcountries that once recognized Taiwan diplomatically and scaling back visits by
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
countries that once recognized Taiwan diplomatically and scaling back visits by Chinese tourists. The president told her Democratic Progressive Party at a congress Sept. 24 it must come up with new ways of interaction with China. Party members... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Taiwan concert clash reveals divisions over China's outreachcountries that once recognized Taiwan diplomatically and scaling back visits by
The Register Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
countries that once recognized Taiwan diplomatically and scaling back visits by Chinese tourists. The president told her Democratic Progressive Party at a congress Sept. 24 it must come up with new ways of interaction with China. Party members... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Taiwan concert clash reveals divisions over China's outreachcountries that once recognized Taiwan diplomatically and scaling back visits by
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
countries that once recognized Taiwan diplomatically and scaling back visits by Chinese tourists. The president told her Democratic Progressive Party at a congress Sept. 24 it must come up with new ways of interaction with China. Party members... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Taiwan concert clash reveals divisions over China's outreachcountries that once recognized Taiwan diplomatically and scaling back visits by
The Middletown Press / Posted 17 days ago
countries that once recognized Taiwan diplomatically and scaling back visits by Chinese tourists. The president told her Democratic Progressive Party at a congress Sept. 24 it must come up with new ways of interaction with China. Party members... Read more
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asianage
Taiwan court hears landmark gay marriage casestalled under the Kuomintang party, which dominated politics for decades until
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
stalled under the Kuomintang party, which dominated politics for decades until it was unseated by President Tsai Ing-wen's Democratic Progressive Party last year. Campaigners were given new hope when Tsai was elected as she has openly supported... Read more
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Breitbart
World View: Steve Bannon and Henry Kissinger Form Project to Sound Alarm on Chinachallenged or be exchanged for anything.” It was Tsai’s implicit support for in
Breitbart / Posted 18 days ago
challenged or be exchanged for anything.” It was Tsai’s implicit support for independence that allowed her pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to win decisively in January 2016. China’s government responded on Wednesday: The... Read more
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Reuters
China says U.S. should respect concerns on TaiwanTsai Ing-wen won election on the island by a landslide last year. China suspec
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
Tsai Ing-wen won election on the island by a landslide last year. China suspects that Tsai, who leads the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party, wants to declare the island’s formal independence, a red line for Beijing. Tsai says she wants... Read more
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