Tawain's name and president in the balance

Taiwan is holding key local elections this weekend.

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    The outcome of the landmark election in Taiwan this weekend will be closely watched by China as voters will also be deciding on a name change for Taiwan.

    China regards Taiwan as part of its territory to be taken back by force if necessary.

    Al Jazeera's Adrian Brown reports.


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