Indonesian President Joko Widodo, wearing traditional attire from the Bangka Belitung islands, gestures as he delivers a state of the nation address in Jakarta on Tuesday ahead of the country’s independence day. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian President Joko Widodo, wearing traditional attire from the Bangka Belitung islands, gestures as he delivers a state of the nation address in Jakarta on Tuesday ahead of the country’s independence day. Photo: Reuters
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Indonesia can be a Russia-Ukraine ‘bridge of peace’ as it reaches ‘pinnacle of global leadership’, Joko Widodo says

  • Indonesia’s presidency of the G20 in 2022 and chairmanship of Asean next year shows its growing stature on the global stage, Widodo said
  • Speaking ahead of independence day celebrations, the Indonesian president said his country ‘has been accepted as a [Russia-Ukraine] diplomatic bridge’

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, wearing traditional attire from the Bangka Belitung islands, gestures as he delivers a state of the nation address in Jakarta on Tuesday ahead of the country’s independence day. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian President Joko Widodo, wearing traditional attire from the Bangka Belitung islands, gestures as he delivers a state of the nation address in Jakarta on Tuesday ahead of the country’s independence day. Photo: Reuters
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