Taiwan leader makes 1st foreign trip as China keeps watch

In this Friday, May 20, 2016, photo, Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, left, and Vice President Chen Chien-jen sing the national anthem with the Puzangalan Choir, rear, during their inauguration ceremony in Taipei, Taiwan. Chinese organizers canceled an invitation to the Taiwanese children's choir reports said Thursday. No reason was given, although China claims Taiwan as its own territory and regularly retaliates against artists whom it sees as backing the island's independent identity, along wi





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