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Ko Wen-je buoyed by 200,000 spontaneous supporters in Taipei parade


Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Ko said change in Taiwan begins with its capital, change in Taipei begins with its culture...full story
updated 2014-11-23 08:04 PM
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U.S. President Barack Obama looks upwards  at the the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit plenary session at the International Convention Center, Yanqi, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014 in Beijing. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, Pool) In this Nov. 8, 2014 photo, a sign of newly built prayer room is seen at Shinjuku Takashimaya department store in Tokyo.  Takashimaya, a popular department store in Tokyo, recently opened a prayer room because a growing number of Southeast Asian shoppers asking for one, its company spokesman said. The prayer room comes equipped with a facility for ritual washing and an arrow pointing in the direction of Mecca.(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko) FILE - In this July 21, 2013 file photo, Canadian jazz pianist and singer Diana Krall performs at the Jazz Festival of 5 Continents in Marseille, southern France. Krall has rescheduled her U.S. tour after recovering from a severe case of pneumonia. Krall announced Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, that her Wallflower World Tour will kick on Feb. 25 in Boston. The tour was originally scheduled to happen this week. (AP Photo/Claude Paris, FIle) FILE -   In this  Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, file photo, Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen chant anti-terrorism slogans after breaking the siege on 15,000 Shiite Turkmens stranded in the farming community town of Amirli, following U.S. airstrikes against Sunni Islamic State group positions, 105 miles (170 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq. The vengeance that Iraq U.S. President Barack Obama, left, chats with Chinese President Xi Jinping as they prepare to watch a fireworks show after a welcome banquet for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Beijing, China Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. (AP Photo/Andy Wong) Lee Joon-seok, the captain of the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, arrives for verdicts as the ship's crew members are charged with negligence and abandonment of passengers in the disaster at Gwangju District Court in Gwangju, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014. South Korea said Tuesday it has ended underwater searches for the remaining missing people from April's ferry disaster that killed more than 300 people in one of the country's deadliest disasters in decades. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Hyung Min-woo) KOREA OUT FILE -  In this Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 file photo, Shiite militiamen hold the flag of the Islamic State group they captured, during an operation outside Amirli, some 105 miles (170 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq. The vengeance that Iraq Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, looks back at U.S. President Barack Obama, left, as they arrive with Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, at the the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit plenary session at the International Convention Center, Yanqi, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014 in Beijing. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, Pool) FILE -   In this  Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, file photo, a Shiite militiaman stands guard in Amirli, where 15,000 Shiite Turkmens were stranded in the farming community surrounded by militants since mid-July, 105 miles (170 kilometers) north of Baghdad, Iraq. The vengeance that Iraq Lee Joon-seok, the captain of the sunken South Korean ferry Sewol, on the bus, arrives for verdict and sentence session at Gwangju District Court in Gwangju, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014. South Korean prosecutors on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014,  demanded the death penalty for the captain of the ferry that sank in April, killing more than 300 people, and life sentences to three key crew members, a court official said. (AP Photo/Yonhap, Hyung Min-woo) KOREA OUT
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