Published: Sunday 16 July, 2017

LOOK: This is How They Settle Arguments in the Taiwan Parliament!

Photos and videos of lawmakers fighting inside the Taiwan parliament have gone viral. Apparently, that his how they settle arguments in the legislative halls of Taiwan. And it’s not just the male lawmakers going at it. Even the female members of congress were slapping each other!

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Fighting lawmakers inside Taiwan parliament hall. (AFP Getty Images)

According to news reports, the latest fighting occurred as tensions boiled over due to different opinions about an infrastructure reform. Caught on camera slapping each other were Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmaker Chiu Yi-ying and Kuomintang (KMT) party MP Hsu Shu-hua.

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What a shame! Taiwan’s lawmakers should be ashamed of themselves. Mind you, this is not the first time that this happened. Several instances of fighting among lawmakers have been documented before, with videos all over YouTube.

Maybe they should just install a boxing ring in the middle of hall!