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Mr Lee spotted China's growth potential early

He was the only one who personally met all five of modern China's top leaders, and kept friendly relationships with them.

People paying respect to Mr Lee during a memorial ceremony held at his ancestral house in Dabu county in Guangdong on Sunday.

Hong Kong

ONLY one person personally met all five of the top leaders of modern China, and maintained friendly relationships with each of them. This person was also the first head of state to be accorded the privilege of seeing China's terra-cotta army, two years after its discovery in...

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