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Picture of flag-raising on Taiwan's highest peak attracts netizens

10/10/2023 10:56 AM
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Image from ex-Central Weather Administration head Cheng Ming-dean's Facebook page
Image from ex-Central Weather Administration head Cheng Ming-dean's Facebook page

Taipei, Oct. 10 (CNA) Hundreds of netizens left good reviews on a photo showing mountain climbers participating in a small flag-raising gathering on Yushan, Taiwan's highest peak, on National Day on Tuesday.

The photo, shared by former Central Weather Administration (CWA) head Cheng Ming-dean (鄭明典), drew some 1,300 "Likes" three hours after he posted it on Facebook.

"The highest National Day flag-raising in the country!" Cheng wrote next to the photo, in which climbers were captured taking pictures of the flag and singing the national anthem under sunny skies.

(By Chang Hsiung-feng and Lee Hsin-Yin)

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