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Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew in hospital

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Singapore's founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew is recovering in hospital after suffering from an irregular heartbeat, the government said Saturday. 

Lee Kuan Yew at a conference in Tokyo last year. The former Singapore prime minister is recovering in hospital after suffering from an irregular heartbeat, the government said today.

Lee, 89, will remain at Singapore General Hospital for a few days, said a statement issued by the office of his son, current Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, 61.

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