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PM Lee: SG political scene is what Singaporeans have voted for

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12.06.2018

Yesterday (11 Jun), CNN interviewed PM Lee asking for his views on the Trump-Kim Summit in Singapore.

"He (Kim) is a confident, young leader... I think he wants to go on to a new path. What he is prepared to deal, and how the agreement can be worked out – well that is a complicated matter. I think he has an intention to do something, and that is why he is meeting Donald Trump," PM Lee told CNN.

Turning to Singapore, CNN asked if Singapore will "open up more".

Responding, PM Lee said, "What you really mean is: why are we so repressive? The answer is we are not. Why is the political scene like that? Because that is the way Singaporeans have voted and it is an outcome of the elections."

In other words, the present political scene of Singapore is what the 70% of Singaporeans overwhelmingly voted for in the last GE in 2015.

"When does it change? It changes when the Singaporean electorate decides that this Government is not serving their interests, ceases to support this........

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