By: Elizabeth Hsu
Taipei, Dec. 25 (CNA) James Soong (宋楚瑜), the chairman and presidential candidate of the People First Party (PFP), vowed in a televised presentation of the candidates’ platforms to enable Taiwanese people to live with pride and dignity and feel safe.
Soong said he would achieve that, if elected, by adhering to four principles — emphasizing security and safety; insisting on Taiwan’s sovereignty; respecting the unique characteristics of different ethnic groups; and stressing fairness under the law.
Soong also stressed the importance of maintaining the peace between the two sides of the Taiwan Strait and the close relations between peoples on the two sides. [FULL STORY]