Prabowo Subianto and Indonesian President Joko Widodo shake. Photo: EPA-EFE

All smiles as Indonesian President Joko Widodo and defeated rival Prabowo Subianto embrace and make up on public MRT ride in Jakarta

  • It was the first time the political rivals had met since the release of the April election results, which Prabowo had rejected on grounds of fraud
  • Prabowo congratulated Widodo on his election win and said he would work with the government while also offering criticism ‘because democracy requires checks and balances’
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Prabowo Subianto and Indonesian President Joko Widodo shake. Photo: EPA-EFE
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