Talk of military action grows but not all in Taiwan alarmed

President Tsai Ing-wen at a commissioning ceremony at Kaohsiung's Zuoying naval base, in Taiwan, on Nov 8, 2018. PHOTO: REUTERS
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TAIPEI - Early one morning last October, 31-year-old Chen Wan-lin and her flatmates leapt out of bed in panic, woken up by the roar of fighter jets over their residential neighbourhood in Taipei.

"I thought we were being attacked by China and it was the end," said the technology consultant.

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