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Taiwan President Pays Last Respects to Singapore's Lee

Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou flew to Singapore on Tuesday to pay his respects after the death of the city-state's first prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew, a diplomatically sensitive visit given China's stance that Taiwan is a renegade province. Ma visited the Istana, the site of the Singapore prime minister's official residence and where Lee's family is holding a private wake, shortly after 5 p.m. (0800 GMT). "Ma wanted to express his condolences to Lee's family...

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