Thousands of Taiwan independence campaigners took part in a rally in Taipei on Saturday calling for a referendum on a split from mainland China. Photo: EPA-EFE

Taiwan independence protesters take to the street in Taipei

  • Rally urges island’s government to allow referendum on formal split from mainland China
  • Organisers say 120,000 people joined protest; police say 5,000
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Thousands of Taiwan independence campaigners took part in a rally in Taipei on Saturday calling for a referendum on a split from mainland China. Photo: EPA-EFE
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