‘DEFENSE FIRST’: Han Kuo-yu said that a rewarding career is impossible if people’s safety is not certain, so he puts the security of Taiwan before wealth for the people
Date: Nov 17, 2019
By: Wen Yu-huang and Huang Chung-shan / Staff reporters
President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) yesterday urged voters to demonstrate to the world their resolve tokeep Taiwan a nation that values equality and justice.
In her speech at a National Christian Prayer Society event in Taichung, Tsai, who is seeking re-election as the Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) candidate, said she could feel that Christian sisters and brothers have a strong passion for the nation, as well as their insistence on equality and justice.
Taiwan has earned respect in the international community for standing tall in the face of China’s verbal and military threats, and in turn has become stronger, she said.
She vowed to make the nation more secure, introduce more economic policies on the back of a rebounding economy and provide more comprehensive social welfare. [FULL STORY]