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Retrocession Day is celebrated annually on the 25th October in Taiwan, and marks the day in 1945 when Taiwan was officially handed back to the Republic of China after half a century of Japanese rule. The island was ceded to Japan following China’s defeat during the First Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895) in the Treaty of Shimonoseki. At the end of the...

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Retrocession Day is celebrated annually on the 25th October in Taiwan, and marks the day in 1945 when Taiwan was officially handed back to the Republic of China after half a century of Japanese rule. The island was ceded to Japan following China’s defeat during the First Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895) in the Treaty of Shimonoseki. At the end of the...

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It is not an official holiday in "China", but it is an official holiday in "Taiwan" on Oct. 25.