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Washington power broker Chennault dies at age 94

By Lu Yi-hsuan and William Hetherington  /  Staff reporter, with staff writer and AFP, WASHINGTON

She made outstanding achievements in several fields, and was deeply revered in Taiwan and the US, the ministry said, adding that it had sent its condolences to her family through the nation’s representative office in the US.

Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) frequently collaborated with Anna Chennault during his tenure as representative to the US, and she was often invited to attend official events at the nation’s Twin Oaks estate in Washington, the ministry said.

Anna Chennault was good friends with Wu and his wife, who are deeply saddened by her passing, the statement said.

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