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Hong Kong protesters fete landslide election win for Taiwan's Tsai

Reuters Sunday, 12 January 2020
Hong Kong's democracy protesters and politicians have hailed a sweeping election win by Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen as a fillip for their movement that puts further pressure on China.
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