Clockwise from top left, Sean Lien Sheng-wen faces Ko Wen-je, and Jason Hu Chih-chiang is challenged by Lin Chia-lung. Photos: AFP, SCMP Pictures Clockwise from top left, Sean Lien Sheng-wen faces Ko Wen-je, and Jason Hu Chih-chiang is challenged by Lin Chia-lung. Photos: AFP, SCMP Pictures
Clockwise from top left, Sean Lien Sheng-wen faces Ko Wen-je, and Jason Hu Chih-chiang is challenged by Lin Chia-lung. Photos: AFP, SCMP Pictures

Taiwan mayoral challengers take fight for votes to KMT strongholds

Ruling party confronts tough mayoral contests in Taipei and Taichung in local elections seen as a warm-up to the presidential poll in 2016

Clockwise from top left, Sean Lien Sheng-wen faces Ko Wen-je, and Jason Hu Chih-chiang is challenged by Lin Chia-lung. Photos: AFP, SCMP Pictures Clockwise from top left, Sean Lien Sheng-wen faces Ko Wen-je, and Jason Hu Chih-chiang is challenged by Lin Chia-lung. Photos: AFP, SCMP Pictures
Clockwise from top left, Sean Lien Sheng-wen faces Ko Wen-je, and Jason Hu Chih-chiang is challenged by Lin Chia-lung. Photos: AFP, SCMP Pictures
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