Indonesian President Joko Widodo addresses the United Nations General Assembly. Photo: AP Indonesian President Joko Widodo addresses the United Nations General Assembly. Photo: AP
Indonesian President Joko Widodo addresses the United Nations General Assembly. Photo: AP

Indonesia’s Widodo addresses US-China tensions, telling UN ‘war will benefit no one’

  • ‘There is no point of celebrating victory among ruins. There is no point of becoming the largest economic power in the midst of a sinking world,’ Widodo said
  • Earlier this month, Indonesia’s government protested when a Chinese coastguard vessel entered the portion of the South China Sea it claims

Topic |   US-China relations: the Asian angle
Indonesian President Joko Widodo addresses the United Nations General Assembly. Photo: AP Indonesian President Joko Widodo addresses the United Nations General Assembly. Photo: AP
Indonesian President Joko Widodo addresses the United Nations General Assembly. Photo: AP
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