Taiwan

egislators from Taiwan's rulin...TOPSHOTS Legislators from Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang party and opposition try to seize the parliament's podium on June 25, 2013.  Fighting broke out in Taiwan's parliament as legislators scuffled and threw coffee during a debate on whether a controversial capital gains tax on share trading should be revised less than a year after it was brought in.

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Legislators from Taiwan’s ruling Kuomintang party and opposition try to seize the parliament’s podium on Tuesday. Fighting broke out in Taiwan’s parliament as legislators scuffled and threw coffee during a debate on whether a controversial capital gains tax on share trading should be revised less than a year after it was brought in. Read more

Participants compete in a dragon boat race to mark the Dragon Boat Festival in Taipei

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Participants compete in a dragon boat race in Taipei, Taiwan on Wednesday. Read more

Protesters hurl eggs at the Philippines representative office in Taipei, Taiwan, Monday, May 13, 2013. Some 200 Taiwanese gathered outside the Philippines representative office in Taipei on Monday to protest the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippines coast guard in disputed waters between Taiwan and the northern Philippines. (AP Photo/Wally Santana)

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More than 200 protesters show their anger outside the representative office for the Philippines in Taipei, Taiwan, on Monday over the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippines coast guard in disputed waters between Taiwan and northern Philippines Read more

Tourists on traditional boats sail in the Beihai military water tunnels on the island of Nangan in the Matsu archipelago...Tourists on traditional boats sail in the Beihai military water tunnels on the island of Nangan in the Matsu archipelago, off northern Taiwan, May 8, 2013. The Matsu archipelago, which was once front line against China, is now a military tourist spot.

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Tourists on traditional boats sail in the Beihai military water tunnels on the island of Nangan in the Matsu archipelago, off northern Taiwan on Wednesday. The Matsu archipelago, which was once the front line against China, is now a military tourist spot. Read more

Fans of U.S. actor Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith cheer up during an event to promote their movie "After Earth" in Taipei, Taiwan, Friday, May 3, 2013

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Fans of American actor Will Smith and his son Jaden Smith cheer during an event to promote their film After Earth in Taipei, Taiwan on Friday. Read more