Taiwan’s opposition parties join forces for presidential election

Taiwan’s opposition parties KMT and TPP agreed to cooperate in the presidential election. Hou Yu-ih (KMT) and Ko Wen-je (TPP) await poll results on Saturday to decide the lead candidate. The agreement aims for mutual assistance in future elections. Current polls show Vice President Lai Ching-te (DPP) leading, followed by Ko and Hou.