Indonesian presidential palace staff wave national flags as President Joko Widodo leaves for the parliament building. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Widodo deserving of support for his plans to move nation ahead

  • While the Indonesian president has sound ideas and a strong mandate to rule, there are powerful vested interests to contend with and he needs courage to overcome the pressures
Indonesian presidential palace staff wave national flags as President Joko Widodo leaves for the parliament building. Photo: EPA-EFE
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