Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: Reuters Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: Reuters
Diplomacy

Japan and Indonesia agree deal on defence equipment exports with one eye on disputes with China

  • Japan is troubled by Chinese coastguard ships’ repeated intrusions into Japanese territorial waters around the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea
  • Indonesia faces tensions north of the Natuna Islands, where Chinese fishing boats, accompanied by coastguard vessels, have been accused of illegal fishing

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Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: Reuters Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi with Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: Reuters
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