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Singapore 'highly susceptible' to threat of fake news: Shanmugam

If left unchecked, deliberate online falsehoods could undermine Singaporeans' trust in institutions, he says

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Mr Shanmugam noted that those who spread online falsehoods may do so deliberately.

Singapore

SINGAPORE is "highly susceptible" to the threat of fake news, warned Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam on Wednesday, in moving a motion to appoint a select committee to study the issue.

The 10-MP committee will examine the causes and consequences of deliberate

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