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Taiwan culture and history

TAIWAN CULTURE AND HISTORY

Hsieh Hsueh-hung: Taiwan’s Communist Champion of Self-Determination
The Taiwanese revolutionary Hsieh Hsueh-hung (謝雪紅) is such a figure, although like most aspects of Taiwan’s history her significance is contested. Born in Taiwan, buried in Beijing, Hsieh was a communist and also an advocate of Taiwanese self-determination. In the history of world communism she is noted for being one of the founders of the Taiwanese Communist Party, established in 1928
https://international.thenewslens.com/article/114632

Honour for Chinese spy killed for tipping off Taiwan during missile crisis

War could have erupted across the Taiwan Strait during the 1996 missile crisis if not for a leak from a top military spy on the Chinese mainland, according to recently released intelligence records in Taipei
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2140481/honour-chinese-spy-killed-tipping-taiwan-during-missile#add-comment