Taiwan Elects First Female President
Via the BBC: Tsai Ing-wen elected Taiwan’s first female president
Tsai Ing-wen has been elected Taiwan’s first female president.
Ms Tsai, 59, leads the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) that wants independence from China.
In her victory speech, she vowed to preserve the status quo in relations with China, adding Beijing must respect Taiwan’s democracy and both sides must ensure there are no provocations.