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On Monday, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will lift the parliamentary whip of his ruling People's Action Party (PAP) - which holds 83 out of 89 seats - allowing ministers, including Members of Parliament from the opposition, to grill him on the allegations of abuse of power brought against him by his younger siblings, Lee Hsien Yang and Lee Wei Ling.

ON Monday, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong lifted the parliamentary whip of his ruling People's Action Party (PAP) - which holds 83 out of 89 seats - allowing ministers, including Members of Parliament from the opposition, to grill him on the allegations of abuse of power brought against him by his younger siblings, Lee Hsien Yang and Lee Wei Ling.

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On June 14, 2017, PM Lee's siblings publicly accused him on Facebook of abusing his powers to prevent them from demolishing the family home at 38 Oxley Road - a wish stated in the last will of their late father, Lee Kuan Yew, one of Singapore's founding leaders.

The post became the first in a series of explosive allegations that has captured global attention.

Parliament sat at 11am. PM Lee began speaking shortly after question time ended at 12.30pm.

For more stories on the Lee family feud, go to bt.sg/leefeud

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