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14 Nov 2019 | PEOPLE

Chief of Navy answers your questions

Why is Chief of Navy Rear-Admiral Lew Chuen Hong flashing a vulcan salute? Find out in PIONEER's #AskMeAnything interview with the man at the helm of the Republic of Singapore Navy.

// Produced by Mano Mahendran

// Edited by Ron Tan Jia Hao & Aaron Mark

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