Malaysian PM Muhyiddin Yassin and Indonesian President Joko Widodo at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta on February 5, 2021. Photo: Indonesia's Presidential Palace via Reuters
Malaysian PM Muhyiddin Yassin and Indonesian President Joko Widodo at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta on February 5, 2021. Photo: Indonesia's Presidential Palace via Reuters
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Indonesia, Malaysia call for Asean meeting to discuss Myanmar coup as Muhyiddin says country has taken a ‘step backwards’

  • Muhyiddin, who was in Jakarta for a brief visit, said a special meeting was necessary as the turmoil in Myanmar may jeopardise peace and stability of the region
  • He and Joko Widodo also discussed cooperation over palm oil ‘discrimination’ by Europe, the protection of Indonesian domestic workers in Malaysia, and the South China Sea

Malaysian PM Muhyiddin Yassin and Indonesian President Joko Widodo at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta on February 5, 2021. Photo: Indonesia's Presidential Palace via Reuters
Malaysian PM Muhyiddin Yassin and Indonesian President Joko Widodo at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta on February 5, 2021. Photo: Indonesia's Presidential Palace via Reuters
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