Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong traveled to Washington, D.C. to meet with 47 other nations at the Nuclear Security Summit this week. He stopped by Chicago Tonight to talk about Singapore and its relationship with the U.S.
Loong called the threat of nuclear terrorism a realistic possibility and pledged to play a constructive role to strengthen the nuclear safety regime. Read more about his visit to the U.S. and his meeting with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton here.
Loong is the son of former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew; he has served as prime minister in the country of nearly 5,000,000 people since 2004.