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WWII: Burma and India

US Ambassador Patrick Hurley, Gen Chiang Kai-Shek, & Communist leader Mao Tse Tung; (back L, Chiang Ching-Kuo, the son of General Chiang) during ill-fated US attempt to negotiate between Communist and Nationalist Chinese forces.

McDonald’s China has sparked controversy after the opening of a outlet in the home of former Taiwanese leader Chiang Ching-kuo in Hangzhou.

Chiang Kuo-Ching was executed in Taiwan in 1997 after being convicted of sexually abusing and murdering a five-year-old girl. On September 2011 was cleared of rape and murder convictions.

from the Guardian

Ex-Taiwan president's home turned into a McDonald's restaurant

McDonald's was recently criticized for opening a restaurant in the home of a former ex-Taiwan president, which was officially listed as a historical site. (Ryan)

台灣,中華民國 現代史一幕 你妳知道自己生活的狀態嗎? 時下在這塊土地享受著,前人的種樹成果的人們,可知道,曾經是多麼幸運,有個典範一直留存著……。 看看,齊家這事,從這封書信是那麼清楚。這是你妳我難以做到的事!! **** Chiang Ching-Kuo Taiwan,R.O.C.