Truong Sa, Hoang Sa not included in China’s old stamps
(VOV) - A Vietnamese has made public a collection of stamps bearing the Chinese map, which does not include the Truong Sa (Spratly) and Hoang Sa(Paracel) Archipelagos.
Nguyen Van Anh’s six stamps were made in Taiwan (China) in 1957 during the Republican Era of China (1912-1949) when Chiang Kai-shek wanted to seize control of China’s mainland.
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In the Republican Era of China alone, 1,300 different kinds of stamps were issued.