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Taiwan President Claims Narrow Election Victory

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Taiwan President Claims Narrow Election Victory

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Taiwan President Claims Narrow Election Victory

Taiwan President Claims Narrow Election Victory

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A day after surviving an attempt on his life, Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian claims victory in national elections. But his opponent may seek a recount. A separate referendum on relations with China drew a lukewarm response. Hear NPR's Linda Wertheimer and NPR's Rob Gifford.