In the half-century political career, Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's lead development in 30 years to become one of the most affluent and prosperous country in Asia, as the "founding father of Singapore", is one of the most successful politician of the 20th century. And in relations with China, he is an old friend of the Chinese people, for some time we have mixed feelings lie.
91-year-old Lee Kuan Yew due to pneumonia on February 5 admission, has since been at the Singapore General Hospital for treatment. Singapore Prime Minister's Office since February 21 release of Lee Kuan Yew's health, so far has released 10 parts bulletin.
Lee's state of health has been poor in recent years.September 2008, he was briefly hospitalized because of arrhythmia. In the same year by the end of November, Lee Kuan Yew, and underwent surgery to install a pacemaker.
Early November 2011, Lee Kuan Yew's daughter revealed that Lee Kuan Yew with peripheral neuropathy, there is not a steady pace condition.
February 15, 2013, Lee Kuan Yew for "suspected transient ischemic attack", accompanied by symptoms of arrhythmia period of hospitalization.
Lee Kuan Yew was born in September 1923, from 1959 to 1990 served as Prime Minister of Singapore, then has to stay on State-owned governance Yew until May 2011. Lee Kuan Yew is still a Member of Parliament. Because of poor physical condition, Lee Kuan Yew few public appearances in recent months.