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Taiwan Enters a High-Stakes Campaign Season

Jun 14, 2019 | 21:22 GMT
Supporters of Han Kuo-yu show their enthusiasm for the populist mayor of Kaohsiung City during a campaign event in Taipei on June 1, 2019.

Supporters of Han Kuo-yu show their enthusiasm for the populist mayor of Kaohsiung City during a campaign event in Taipei on June 1. Han is one of several candidates competing to win the presidential nomination of the main opposition Kuomintang party.

(DANIEL SHIH/AFP/Getty Images)

With candidates expressing sharp differences about relations with China, the outcome of January's presidential and legislative elections will affect Taipei's ties with Beijing and the U.S. for years to come....

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