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Tens of thousands rally for Taiwan independence vote

Oct 20, 2018 - 6:30 PM

The rally calls for a public vote on whether the island should formally declare independence from China

'NO TO CHINA.' Pro-Taiwan independence activists call for the referendum on the streets in front of the headquarters of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) during a demonstration in Taipei on October 20, 2018. Photo by Sam Yeh/AFP

Beijing steps up warnings on Taiwan independence

Mar 05, 2016 - 12:57 PM

Beijing will oppose separatist activities for the independence of Taiwan and safeguard China s sovereignty and territorial integrity says Premier Li Keqiang

WARNING FOR TAIWAN. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivers his speech during the opening of the fourth Session of the 12th National People's Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, March 5, 2016. Photo by How Hwee Young/EPA