Remembering Lee Kuan Yew

Foreign dignitaries and friends attend state funeral of Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Foreign dignitaries and close friends of Mr Lee Kuan Yew have gathered in Singapore to attend the state funeral of the founding father of the city state.

Here's a list of the attendees:

1. Malaysia King Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah

2. Brunei Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah

3. Indonesia President Joko Widodo

4. Myanmar President Thein Sein

5. Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk and Queen Jetsun Pema Wangchuk

6. Israel's President Reuven Rivlin

7. Chinese Vice-President Li Yuanchao

8. South Korea President Park Geun Hye

9. Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani

10. India Prime Minister Narendra Modi

11. Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

12. Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott

13. Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha

14. Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen

15. Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung

16. Laos Prime Minister Thongsing Thammavong

17. Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung

18. Kazakhstan Prime Minister Karim Massimov

19. Philippines President of the Senate Franklin Drilon

20. United Kingdom First Secretary of State William Hague

21. New Zealand's Governor-General Jerry Mateparae

22. Canada Governor General David Johnston

23. Russia First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov

24. US former president Bill Clinton

25. US former National Security Advisor Tom Donilon

Close friends

1. Hong Kong: Former chief executive Tung Chee Hwa

2. Taiwan: Mr Hau Pei-Tsun and his daughter; Mr Lien Chan; Mr Vincent Siew and his wife; Mr Su Tseng-Chang and his wife

3. Japan: Mr Hiromasa Yonekura and wife; Mr Yoshihide Fujii;

4. Netherlands: Ms Ankie Aeyelts Averink-Winsemius and Prof Pieter-Winsemius

5. United Kingdom: Lord Powell of Bayswater

6. United States: Dr Henry Kissinger; Mr Steven J Green

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