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Wikileaks: Lee Kuan Yew leaked that he suspected Burma is spying for China by leaking news about ASEAN

December 3, 2010

Wikileaks Says Burma Passes Asean News to Beijing By BA KAUNG

Burma, along with Laos and Cambodia, might be working for Beijing as spies within the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), according to a US cable leak attributed to Singapore’s Minister Mentor, Lee Kuan Yew.

“Within hours, everything that is discussed in Asean meetings is known in Beijing, given China’s close ties with Laos, Cambodia, and Burma,” a secret cable stated, quoting Lee Kuan Yew in a conversation with US Deputy Secretary of State James B. Steinberg on May 30, 2009.

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