Americans' fetish for Lee Kuan Yew

Americans' fetish for Lee Kuan Yew

Mr Lee Kuan Yew is in Istanbul, Turkey, this week to attend a meeting of the international council of the JPMorgan Chase banking giant. He left Singapore on Monday night and will be in Istanbul till Friday. From Istanbul, Mr Lee will visit the United States, said a statement from his office yesterday. Next Tuesday, Mr Lee will receive the Lincoln Medal at the historic Ford's Theatre in Washington DC. The Lincoln Medal is awarded by the Ford's Theatre Society to individuals who 'illuminate or reflect former US president Abraham Lincoln's legacy of leadership and service in their body of work, accomplishments or personal attributes', said the statement. Mr Lee Kuan Yew (above) will receive the Lincoln Medal at the historic Ford's Theatre in Washington DC. -- ST PHOTO: CHEW SENG KIM

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