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Taiwan election: Chinese propaganda slogan ‘unifying Taiwan by force’ is losing its threatening edge

By Oiwan Lam Mainland China’s public call for “unifying Taiwan by force” (武統台灣) surged after Tsai Ing-wen of the pro-Taiwan independence Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) won the Taiwanese presidential election in 2016. Unification with Taiwan is a significant agenda goal for Chinese president Xi Jinping’s national revival project as outlined by his report at the 19th Communist Party Congress […]