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the head of fox Khan says he's considering a run for president in Taiwan it's a down it just go is Taiwan's richest man and those comments came a day after Reuters reported the tycoon plan to step down from fox con the company is the world's top contract manufacturer churning out devices for apple and other tech companies on Tuesday he said he'd make the decision to run for top office in twenty twenty as soon as possible go declined to say which party ticket he would run under however the opposition Coleman tongue said in a statement go had been a party member for fifty years he would run at a time of high tension between the self ruled island and mainland China Beijing claims Taiwan as its own and has vowed to bring the island under its control by force if necessary on Monday Chinese bombers and warships conducted drills around the island as a US delegation including former house speaker Paul Ryan were visiting these kinds of things should stop , they are irresponsible and they undermine the framework that is enabled peace and stability and development for decades the United States has no formal ties with Taiwan but is bound by law to help provide the island with the means to defend itself it's also Taiwan's main source of arms go told Reuters Tuesday quote we need peace we don't need to buy too many weapons fox cons international reach means go has met with several world leaders including president Donald Trump Tuesday's news comes three months after Reuters reported Foxconn was reconsidering plans to make LCD panels at a factory in Wisconsin Foxconn later said it would still build the ten billion dollar campus after trump spoke to go it's unclear if go will now quit as fox cons chairman