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Tsai Ing-wen greets members of the public on January 16, 2016, as she leaves the DPP headquarters celebrations in Taipei, Taiwan.
Tsai Ing-wen greets members of the public on January 16, 2016, as she leaves the DPP headquarters celebrations in Taipei, Taiwan. Taiwan elected Tsai Ing-wen as its first female president with a landslide 56.1% of the votes. The DPP victory was a clear rejection of the past 8 year KMT Nationalist party rule which saw closer ties with mainland China. The independent leaning DPP party has never recognized the "One China" ambiguous policy that China demands.  Chien-min Chung—Polaris

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