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1980's - 1990's
Location East Asia Capital Taipeh Main Religions Buddhism, daoism Main Language Chinese History After China adopted a communist government, nationalists formed a second Chinese state in 1949 on the island of Taiwan that is de facto an independent state under the name of "Republic of China".
Currently, Taiwan has diplomatic relations with 27 countries.
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(1) Jim Fox/Picture by Greg Gibson
(2) Picture by Michele Speciale
(3) Picture by Jukka Luoma