SINGAPORE, Aug 21 2016 : Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was taken ill while delivering a National Day rally speech today, and the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said a medical team was attending to him.
“They assess that his condition is not serious,” the PMO said in a statement. Earlier, national TV footage showed Lee appeared physically shaken and unable to continue his speech.
Lee’s National Day speech was then suspended. – Reuters