Millions of people in Taiwan turned out to cast their vote in midterm elections and answer 10 referendum questions.
These questions included whether or not to change the island’s name in international sporting events from Chinese Taipei to Taiwan.
The Taiwanese have formal diplomatic ties with only a few countries as Beijing makes it impossible to have official relations with both.
So, how will the result affect ongoing tensions with Beijing?
Presenter: Laura Kyle
Chih-Cheng Lo – legislator for the ruling Democratic Progressive Party
Einar Tangen – China political analyst
Fabrizio Bozzato – member of the Taiwan Strategy Research Association at the Taiwan Centre for International Strategic Studies
Source: Al Jazeera News