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LEE HSIEN LOONG ROARED LIKE A LION BUT NOW TIMID AS A MOUSE OVER SOUTH CHINA SEA ISSUE

In July 2016, when the Hague tribunal ruled in favour of the Philippines but against some of China's claims in the South China Sea, PM Lee loudly and vehemently urged China to abide by the ruling, adding that only when countries respect international rules, will small nations have a chance to survive in a global world. But after roaring on the scene like a tiger and then suddenly turning quiet as a mouse 5 months later, what does this episode tell us about the leadership of PM Lee who has said ad infinitum that Singapore requires exceptional leadership to survive. What has PM Lee shown us about his tiger-turned-mouse leadership?

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