Want China Times
The Republic of China armed forces staged a military display on Saturday to mark the
70th anniversary of the ROC’s 1945 victory in the War of Resistance against Japan.
The event, which took place at an Army base in Hukou, Hsinchu county, was presided over by Taiwan president Ma Ying-jeou and attended by senior government officials, foreign officials posted in Taiwan and many others.
In his address, Ma praised the contribution of ROC soldiers and officers who fought in the war and said they will never be forgotten.
He also added that Chiang Kai-shek led the ROC military in the eight-year war, fighting numerous battles before eventually securing victory. [FULL STORY]