Taiwan polls: Tsai slams KMT’s ‘mudslinging’, mulls legal action

(From Taipei Times)

The Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen Sunday criticized the Chinese Nationalist Party’s (KMT) “mudslinging campaign strategy” and said her lawyers are considering whether to take legal action against the KMT.

DPP presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (2nd L) with leaders and supporters at Huang’s campaign rally in New Taipei City’s Sijhih

DPP presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (2nd L) with other leaders at a campaign rally in Sijhih

She also urged voters to oust the KMT at the ballot box.

Over the past week, the KMT and various members have repeatedly accused Tsai real-estate speculation, with some calling the DPP chairperson and her family “a group of thieves,” even though Tsai and the DPP have provided official land registration records to show that the KMT’s claims are false. Read More

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