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Topic - Lien Chan
Lien Chan, a former vice president of Taiwan who holds an honorary chairmanship of the ruling Kuomintang party, has become entangled in a controversy that is placing the island democracy's politics on the edge.
China's campaign to vilify this year's recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize and sabotage the award ceremony showed signs of backfiring Thursday, as criticism of Beijing rose and the imprisoned Chinese dissident seemed to be turning into a celebrity.
After receiving lavish VIP treatment in the Chinese capital, Mr. Lien returned to Taiwan and announced his "vision for a future China-Taiwan relationship" that many observers say amounts to a surrender to communist demands for the annexation of Taiwan.