US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo with Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo with Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi. Photo: AFP
Indonesia

In Indonesia, Pompeo makes last gasp push for Trump’s China agenda

  • The US Secretary of State uses Jakarta visit to single out Beijing’s handling of the coronavirus and its spats with neighbours in the South China Sea
  • Jakarta, which does far more trade with China than the US, is more reserved. Analysts say if the US wants it to choose sides, disappointment looms

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo with Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo with Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi. Photo: AFP
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