Taipei, June 28 (CNA) A photo exhibition prepared to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Republic of China’s victory in the 1937-1945 war of resistance against Japan will be held at the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in Taipei July 3-30.
As part of the celebration of the victory and the 70th anniversary of Taiwan’s retrocession, the Chiang Wei-shui commemorative exhibition will also be held at the memorial hall from July 3-Aug. 23.
Yilan-born Chiang (1891-1931), founder of the Taiwanese Cultural Association and the Taiwanese People’s Party, is seen as one of the most important figures in Taiwan’s resistance movement against Japanese colonial rule.
The two events are being jointly organized by the Taipei-based Central News Agency, the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall and the Chiang Wei-shui Cultural Foundation with guidance from the Ministry of Culture. [FULL STORY]