President Highlights 823 Spirit in Kinmen

Poster:Post date:2019-08-23
Issue:(Cross-Strait Issues),(One China, Status Quo, and Taiwan Independence)
(CNA, By Wen Kuei-hsiang and Elizabeth Hsu) Taiwan commemorated the 61st anniversary of the August 23 Artillery Bombardment of 1958. During the attack by Chinese forces, 475,000 artillery shells were fired at the Taiwan-controlled island of Kinmen. During a ceremony commemorating the event, President Tsai Ing-wen urged Taiwan to safeguard the "823 Spirit" that binds Taiwan together. <Accessed 2019-08-25>  
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