A picture of Taiwan's late former president Lee Teng-hui at the Taipei Guest House. Photo: ReutersA picture of Taiwan's late former president Lee Teng-hui at the Taipei Guest House. Photo: Reuters
A picture of Taiwan's late former president Lee Teng-hui at the Taipei Guest House. Photo: Reuters

Former Taiwanese president Lee Teng-hui cremated after symbolic final tour

  • Island’s former leader was known as ‘Mr Democracy’ for overseeing transition from autocratic rule
  • Current President Tsai Ing-wen offers thanks for his legacy and vows to continue to protect democracy in Taiwan

Topic |   Taiwan
A picture of Taiwan's late former president Lee Teng-hui at the Taipei Guest House. Photo: ReutersA picture of Taiwan's late former president Lee Teng-hui at the Taipei Guest House. Photo: Reuters
A picture of Taiwan's late former president Lee Teng-hui at the Taipei Guest House. Photo: Reuters
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