By: Chen Ja-fo and Ko Lin
Taipei, June 1 (CNA) Several council members in Kaohsiung have reported receiving anonymous death threats in the mail, with City Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Councilor Chiu Chun-hsien (邱俊憲) saying Saturday that local police are investigating the matter.
Chiu, who was attending an event to promote Kaohsiung’s agricultural produce, showed reporters a cellphone photo he took of a letter he received the day before, noting that the words “Taiwan, China” were written next to his address on the envelope.
Clearly, the message was intended to denigrate Taiwan’s sovereignty, he said.
The letter warned Chiu to watch his step or risk the lives of his family and signed off with the exclamation “Hahaha.” [FULL STORY]