"But if the government asks us to return those that have already been sold, I won't have the money to do it, and I can't ask the buyer to return the assets, because they acquired the assets through legal means," Ma said.
When asked if the KMT would stop trying to sell its assets before the sunshine bills are passed, Ma said that the party was going ahead with plans to sell the Central Investment Coop before 2008.
Additional reporting by Mo Yan-chih
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