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Demonstration in front of the Presidential Office, Taiwan

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Demonstration in front of the Presidential Office, Taiwan [2014-03-30] Spontaneous student’s occupation of Taiwanese Parliament on 18th of March 2014 after parliament ratification of free  trade contract between Taiwan and Mainland China rise up huge support of public culminated in protest in the front of Presidential Office on 30th of March. Protest counted 1 million people to show their disagreement with governmental purposed closer economical interaction between two nations on Taiwan strait.
The symbol of all the movement become to be Sunflower which also gave it a name as an “Sunflower movement”.

Protesters taking headbands bearing slogan ‘Fight for democracy and reject the trade agreement’ on Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the Presidential Office, March 30, Taipei.

Due to increasing economical influence of China to Taiwanese economy many protesters see future intensification of economical relationships as selling their country to China. On the picture is an protester holding a poster with caricature of Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou. Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the Presidential Office, Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Protesters arrived to Taipei from all over Taiwan, on the picture is a group of internet forum from Tainan in southern Taiwan. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Protesters occupied all the way from Taiwan’s legislature to Presidential Office. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Demonstration in front of the Presidential Office Dalibor Mlcak

On the protest against trade agreement students are holding a board with the name of their university. Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the Presidential Office, March 30, Taipei, 2014.

A man wear headband bearing slogan ‘Fight for democracy and reject the trade agreement’ on the protest against trade agreement with China, Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Stage on Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the Presidential Office, Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China on Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the Presidential Office, Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Demonstration in front of the Presidential Office Dalibor Mlcak

Demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China is also known as Sunflower Movement. Ketagalan Boulevard in front of the Presidential Office, Taipei, March 30, 2014.

During demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China are protesters are a taking rest in the front of highly protected Taiwanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Demonstration in front of the Presidential Office Dalibor Mlcak

Police protecting Taiwanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs during demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Protesters occupied all the way from Taiwan’s legislature to Presidential Office. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Demonstration in front of the Presidential Office Dalibor Mlcak

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Demonstration in front of the Presidential Office Dalibor Mlcak

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

Symbol of Taiwanese independence and the founder of Taiwan Independence Armed Corps Su Beng (born 1918) on demonstration against trade agreement between Taiwan and China. Taipei, March 30, 2014.

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