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Taiwan president channels HK protests in appeal for votes: 'Don't believe the Communists'

Reuters Sunday, 29 December 2019
Citing a letter from a young Hong Konger appealing for people "not to believe the Communists", Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said on Sunday the island's democratic way of life was at risk from the danger China posed to Taiwan.
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