Singapore leader Lee Hsien Loong. Photo: Bloomberg

‘A step forward’: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong defends proposed anti-fake news law after storm of criticism

  • Speaking during a visit to Malaysia, Lee said his government’s proposed laws would be a ‘significant step forward’ in fighting online falsehoods
  • But his Malaysian counterpart, Mahathir Mohamad, said he was worried that governments could abuse such laws
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Singapore leader Lee Hsien Loong. Photo: Bloomberg
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