Date: Apr 28, 2015
By: Loa Iok-sin / Staff reporter
Despite an announcement from Democratic Progressive Party Chairperson and presidential nominee Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) that the party would maintain the “status quo” with China, pro-independence groups yesterday declared their support for her.
“We would have a friendly interpretation of Tsai’s maintaining the ‘status quo,’ and believe that Tsai’s maintenance of the ‘status quo’ is different from President Ma Ying-jeou’s (馬英九) maintenance of the ‘status quo,’ which has an ultimate goal of unification with China,” World United Formosans for Independence (WUFI) chairman Chen Nan-tien (陳南天) told a news conference in Taipei. [FULL STORY]