Taiwan president Ma Ying-jeou is sentenced to four months in prison on charges he leaked classified information from a wiretap.
A court in Taiwan gave former president Ma Ying-jeou a four-month sentence Tuesday for a leak of confidential information, making him the island’s second consecutive leader to face prison time and the third to be tried for a crime after leaving office.
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China says Chinese passengers flying from the Chinese cities of Nanchang, Kunming, and Chongqing, will be allowed to stop at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport before flying to a third destination. Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou applauded this step toward normalizing relations between the two states. Taiwan's opposition party expressed concern that Beijing is trying to interfere with the country's January 16, 2016, presidential and legislative elections. 2016-01-5 (Context: Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwan)
The President of Taiwan Ma Ying-jeou visits Taiping Island, Taiwan's largest island in the South China Sea, despite the United States warning it could provoke diplomatic tensions with the People's Republic of China and other nations in the area. 2016-01-28 (Context: Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwan)
The Special Investigation Division of Taiwan initiates a review stemming from allegations that President Ma Ying-jeou has received illegal political donations from Ting Hsin International Group, a disgraced conglomerate at the center of the recent food scandal. 2014-12-26 (Context: Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwan)
A student protester hurls the book "Formosa Betrayed" at President Ma Ying-jeou of Taiwan and hits the president; the Presidential Office condemns the act of violence. 2014-09-28 (Context: Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwan)
Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou calls on China to remove missiles targeting the island. 2009-10-30 (Context: Ma Ying-jeou, Taiwan)