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Saturday, January 16, 2016, 20:53

Taiwan election: Cheers and tears

By chinadailyasia.com

Taiwan residents voted in the island's leadership and legislature elections on Saturday.

Eric Chu, candidate of the Kuomintang, declared his failure in Taiwan's leadership election on Saturday evening, meaning the victory of major opposition Democratic Progressive Party chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen.

Taiwan election: Cheers and tears
Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party candidate Tsai Ing-wen, center, celebrates winning the leadership election with party members, Jan 16, 2016, in Taipei, Taiwan. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)

Taiwan election: Cheers and tears
Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang candidate Eric Chu delivers a speech as he concedes defeat in the leadership election, Jan 16, 2016, in Taipei, Taiwan. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)

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