Date: Jul 03, 2015
By: Loa Iok-sin / Staff reporter
Senior Taiwanese independence campaigners yesterday announced that they are
establishing the Taiwan Independence Action Party (TIAP), saying that the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has been diverted from the independence movement.
Led by political commentator Chin Heng-wei (金恆煒), former presidential advisers Peng Ming-min (彭明敏) and Wu Li-pei (吳澧培), and former Presidential Office secretary-general Chen Shih-meng (陳師孟), the group delivered its application to register a new political party to the Ministry of the Interior.
Its objective is to get politicians supporting independence into the Legislative Yuan. [FULL STORY]