A man covers up the vandalised statue of Chiang Kai-shek in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE A man covers up the vandalised statue of Chiang Kai-shek in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE
A man covers up the vandalised statue of Chiang Kai-shek in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE
Taiwan

Taiwanese students vandalise statue of island’s former leader Chiang Kai-shek

  • Protesters saw leg off, throw paint over statue, saying it ‘represents dictatorship’
  • Chiang ruled Taiwan with an iron fist until his death in 1975

Topic |   Taiwan
A man covers up the vandalised statue of Chiang Kai-shek in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE A man covers up the vandalised statue of Chiang Kai-shek in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE
A man covers up the vandalised statue of Chiang Kai-shek in Taipei. Photo: EPA-EFE
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