Tongmenghui

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Tongmenghui of China
中國同盟會
Leader Sun Yat-sen, Song Jiaoren
Founded20 August 1905 (1905-08-20)
Dissolved25 August 1912 (1912-08-25)
Merger of Revive China Society
Huaxinghui
Guangfuhui
Succeeded by Kuomintang
Membershipc. 50,000–100,000
Ideology Chinese nationalism
Han nationalism
Republicanism
Mínshēng
Anti-Qing sentiment
Political position Big-tent
Colours  Blue
Advisory Council (1909)
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Party flag
Naval Jack of the Republic of China.svg

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