Protesters clash with policemen during a rally to demand that the government stop construction on Taiwan’s fourth nuclear power plant that is nearly complete, in Taipei
Protesters clash with policemen during a rally to demand that the government stop construction on Taiwan’s fourth nuclear power plant that is nearly complete, in Taipei

TAIWAN: Anti-nuclear activists protest outside KMT

Anti-nuclear activists protested outside the headquarters of the ruling Kuomintang yesterday after its chairman, President Ma Ying-jeou, visited the church where former Democratic Progressive Party

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