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Toh Chin Chye – “He was crying. I don’t understand him at all.”

Excerpt of an interview with Dr Toh Chin Chye, published in ‘Leaders of Singapore’ by Melanie Chew, 1996 August 9, 1965 I remember that morning very clearly. In the morning, I wrote a letter to Tengku. He promptly replied in the afternoon. I stayed behind (in Kuala Lumpur) and Lee came back to announce to the public in Singapore that …

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