General Gatot Nurmantyo, the commander of Indonesia’s armed forces, with President Joko Widodo. Photo: AFP

Widodo, his paranoid general and a ‘rotting situation’ in Indonesia

Like his conspiracy theories, the presidential aspirations of Gatot Nurmantyo, commander of the Indonesian armed forces, might seem laughable. Less so his alleged links to hardline Muslim groups at the centre of protests that have shaken Jakarta

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General Gatot Nurmantyo, the commander of Indonesia’s armed forces, with President Joko Widodo. Photo: AFP
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