Election Fever in Taiwan

Amid final preparations for the Beijing Olympics and the dramatic U.S. presidential race, China's neighbor, Taiwan, is gearing up for its own national elections. Millions of Taiwanese will go to the polls on March 22 to choose a new president and help decide if Taiwan will try its luck against China in the United Nations. Election day has been deemed so important that the national government has waived highway toll fees. Kuomintang (Nationalist) Party candidate Ma Ying-jeou and Democratic...Full Story
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