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China and Taiwan hold historic talks

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China and Taiwan on Tuesday held their first government-to-government talks since they split 65 years ago after a brutal civil war, a symbolic yet historic move between the former bitter rivals. 

Wang Yu-chi (L), who oversees Taiwan's China policy, meets Chinese counterpart Zhang Zhijun from the Taiwan Affairs office at the Purple Mountain Guest House in Nanjing, eastern China on February 11, 2014

Taipei's Wang Yu-chi, who oversees the island's China policy, met his Beijing counterpart Zhang Zhijun in Nanjing on the first day of a four-day trip.

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