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Unsettling Before And After Pictures Of The Singapore Smog

On June 21, 2013 air pollution levels reached a record breaking high of 401 on the Pollutant Standards Index (51 to 100 is considered moderate quality), increasing existing tensions between Singapore and neighboring Indonesia.

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"We will get through this together," Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong told Singapore residents during a news conference on Thursday.

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*Image taken from a previous event with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.