Chiang Kai-shek

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Chinese military and political figure

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The name of the memorial was even temporarily changed to the 'National Taiwan Democracy Memorial,' and the interior lobby around the image of Generallisimo Chiang Kai-shek was decorated with kites to reflect 'a democratic wind' sweeping over Taiwan.
Had the facts of the Birch incident been known at the time, he charged, Congress and the American people would never have permitted the betrayal of Chiang Kai-shek and the Chinese people.
He mentions Chiang Kai-shek only in passing, and finds that Sun Yat-sen, renowned for his oratory, was viewed as a windbag by the people of Guangzhou.
government's suppression of materials deemed unfavorable to Chiang Kai-shek - most notably from the White Paper - and recent instances of agents from Taiwan suppressing private works, Eastman's conclusions are plausible, if unproven.
The memorial was built from 1976 to 1980 with the original purpose of commemorating Chiang Kai-shek, leader of the authoritarian Kuomintang government at that time, who died in 1975.
28 the 60th anniversary of the bloody suppression of a civilian uprising on an unprecedented scale, with Chen citing a government report to brand Chiang Kai-shek as the ''prime culprit'' of the 1947 massacre and calling for the KMT's public apology.
Consequently, by the end of 1949, mainland China had been pushed into Communist hands, and Chiang Kai-shek and his Nationalist (anti-Communist) government had been forced to flee to the island of Formosa.
Living in Taiwan, she was invited, along with other American and Chinese wives, to special teas held by Madam Chiang Kai-shek, whom Shirley described as ``cold, sharp and shrewd.
Born in Chekiang (Zhejiang) province; attended the Whampoa (near Guangzhou) Military Academy and joined KMT (Kuomintang or Guomindong) forces on graduation, rapidly rising to general officer rank; appointed chief of the KMT intelligence and secret police services, answerable only to Chiang Kai-shek (1938); these organizations were known for their efforts to ferret out and intimidate communists and other domestic critics of the KMT; their notorious tactics caused Gen.
Photocopies of the early diaries (covering the period 1917 to 1931) of Chiang Kai-shek, the Republic of China's first constitutional president, will be made available to researchers beginning March 31.
The wide-ranging measure will likely lead to the revelation of secrets from the Martial Law era, to the redressing of injustices, and to the removal of symbols from the authoritarian era, most prominently from the rule of President Chiang Kai-shek from 1945 to 1975.
Several thousand supporters of the main opposition Nationalist Party (KMT) took to the streets of the capital Saturday to protest the government's revisionist campaign targeting the late President Chiang Kai-shek.
Police at Taiwan's Chiang Kai-shek International Airport have seized one of the largest quantities of the amphetamine ketamin in the country's history.
Du Berrier was also one of a handful of Americans who knew most of the leaders of the competing factions in China, from Chiang Kai-shek to the various warlords, to the Communists.
The 30-year-old supermodel shouted and stalked up and down the arrival hall of Taiwan's Chiang Kai-shek International Airport on Tuesday after she was denied a visa because her passport was within six months of expiring.