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Democracy the real winner in Taiwan’s polls

The pro-Beijing Kuomintang (KMT) and, consequently, China were seen as the biggest winners of Taiwan’s local elections last weekend. But the main victor in the November 24 vote was the island’s democracy. In the midterms, also known as the “nine-in-one” elections as they cover nine levels of officials, the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) of […]

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