President Halimah Yacob, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean and Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong have written to Bapak Ilham Akbar Habibie to convey their condolences on the passing of his father, former President Bacharuddin Jusuf Habibie. Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Vivian Balakrishnan has also written to Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi to convey his condolences.

Senior Minister Teo, who is on a working visit to Jakarta, also visited the late former President Habibie's residence yesterday evening to pay his final respects, and to offer condolences to the family.

The text of the letters is appended.

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Singapore