Kuomintang

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KMT main office in Taipei, Taiwan

Kuomintang (KMT; Chinese: 中國國民黨; English: Chinese Nationalist Party) is the main political party in Republic of China (Taiwan). It was ruling in Mainland China until 1949 when Communists captured the mainland and the KMT moved to Taiwan. It was founded by Song Jiaoren and Sun Yat-sen. Chiang Kai-shek later led for decades.