09 Dec '13, 1am

Singapore

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Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images Firemen douse a charred ambulance after a riot broke out in Singapore, in the early hours of Dec. 9, 2013. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said those responsible for Singapore ’s first riot in four decades would face “the full force of the law,” as tensions rise over the reliance on foreign workers in the city state. “Whatever events may have sparked the rioting, there is no excuse for such violent, destructive, and criminal behavior,” Lee wrote on his Facebook page. “We will spare no effort to identify the culprits and deal with them.” He urged Singaporeans to “stay calm.” The riot, which broke out last night in the Little India district after a traffic accident, involved about 400 people with police arresting 27. Police officers were injured and vehicles damaged and more arrests will be made, Commissioner of Police Ng Joo Hee said at a brief...

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