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Opposition parties pay their respects

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As people from different walks of life turn to social media to pay their tributes to Mr Lee Kuan Yew, we take a look at what five opposition parties are saying.

Workers' Party chief Low Thia Khiang sent a condolence letter to the Prime Minister.

He said: 

"(Mr Lee's) passing marks an end of an era in Singapore's history.
"His contributions to Singapore will be remembered for generations to come."

1) Here's the full excerpt:


2) Singapore Democratic Party secretary-general Chee Soon Juan also posted his condolences online


3) From The Reform Party:


4) From the Singapore Justice Party:


5) Singaporeans First, which was registered as a political party last year, also sent their condolences:


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