Hong Kong anti-government protesters attend a rally in support of Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei. Photo: Reuters Hong Kong anti-government protesters attend a rally in support of Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei. Photo: Reuters
Hong Kong anti-government protesters attend a rally in support of Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei. Photo: Reuters
Rana Mitter
Opinion

Opinion

Asian Angle by Rana Mitter

Beijing should tell Taiwan and Hong Kong what it has to gain from them

  • Beijing’s own goal over Taiwan’s presidential elections should give it a sense of déjà vu
  • It has never made a clear case as to how it would integrate a lively liberal democracy into its polity

Hong Kong anti-government protesters attend a rally in support of Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei. Photo: Reuters Hong Kong anti-government protesters attend a rally in support of Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei. Photo: Reuters
Hong Kong anti-government protesters attend a rally in support of Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei. Photo: Reuters
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