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Singapore bids final farewell to Lee Kuan Yew

  • Lee Kuan Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore General Hospital, Istana

    FILE - In this April 27, 2011, file photo, Singapore's then Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew waves to supporters as he arrives at an elections nomination center in Singapore. Lee Kuan Yew, the founder of modern Singapore who helped transform the sleepy port into one of the world's richest nations, died on March 23, 2015, the government said. He was 91.

  • Lee Kuan Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore General Hospital, Istana

    FILE - In this March 17, 2006, file photo, Queen Elizabeth II shares a toast with Singapore's then Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew during a state banquet at the Istana or presidential palace in Singapore.

  • Lee Kuan Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore General Hospital, Istana

    A woman is comforted by a hospital staff member, right, as she cries at Singapore General Hospital where former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew passed away in Singapore. Singapore mourned longtime leader Lee Kuan Yew with raw emotion and a blanket of relentlessly positive coverage on its tightly scripted state television on Monday, mythologizing a man who was as respected as he was feared.

  • Lee Kuan Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore General Hospital, Istana

    Flowers are laid at an area set aside for tributes to former Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew at the hospital where he passed away in Singapore. Singaporeans wept and world leaders paid tribute Monday as the Southeast Asian city-state mourned the death of its founding father Lee Kuan Yew. The government announced that Lee "passed away peacefully" several hours before dawn at Singapore General Hospital.

  • Lee Kuan Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore General Hospital, Istana

    Gunasegaran S from Singapore prays quietly while other members of the public write condolence messages outside the Istana, or presidential palace in Singapore.

  • Lee Kuan Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore General Hospital, Istana

    FILE - In this March 20, 2013, file photo, Singapore's first Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew attends the Standard Chartered Singapore Forum in Singapore. Singapore's first and longest-serving prime minister Lee Kuan Yew died Monday, the prime minister's office said.

  • Lee Kaun Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore, General Hospital

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe bows with Singapore's Ambassador Chin Siat Yoon, second from left, and his wife Wang Lee Moi, third from left, after signing a book of condolence for late Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew at Singapore Embassy in Tokyo Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Lee, who was both feared for his authoritarian tactics and admired worldwide for turning the city-state into one of the world's richest nations while in power for 31 years, died Monday.

  • Lee Kaun Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore, General Hospital

    Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, right, is greeted by a mourner outside the gate of the Istana, or presidential palace, as mourners left condolences there after the death of Singapore's founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in Singapore. Singapore mourned longtime leader Lee with raw emotion and a blanket of relentlessly positive coverage on its tightly scripted state television on Monday, mythologizing a man who was as respected as he was feared.

  • Lee Kaun Yew, Queen Elizabeth, Singapore, General Hospital

    A mourner prostrates in front of a picture of Singapore's late founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew at the gate of the Istana, or presidential palace, Tuesday, March 24, 2015 in Singapore. Singapore mourned longtime leader Lee with raw emotion and a blanket of relentlessly positive coverage on its tightly scripted state television on Monday, mythologizing a man who was as respected as he was feared.

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