An October 20, 1989 file photo of British prime minister Margaret Thatcher and Singaporean prime minister Lee Kuan Yew before their bilateral talks. Photo: AP

After Tiananmen crackdown, Singapore’s Lee Kuan Yew said 200,000 influential Hongkongers should ‘band together’ and bargain if Beijing interfered in city’s affairs

  • Declassified British files show Lee told Margaret Thatcher he met delegation of Hong Kong Exco and Legco members in 1989
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An October 20, 1989 file photo of British prime minister Margaret Thatcher and Singaporean prime minister Lee Kuan Yew before their bilateral talks. Photo: AP
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