- Reporter's Notebook: Assassination Attempt Rattles Taiwan-s Elections
In Taiwan, just one day before a presidential election, both the incumbent president and vice president were shot and wounded while they were waving to a crowd from an open car. Both are hospitalized in stable condition. Robert Marquand, who's in Taipei for the Christian Science Monitor, considers what the assassination attempt could mean for a close election with high stakes for Taiwan, mainland China and the United States.
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