Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indonesian President Joko Widodo shake hands after their meeting in Moscow on Thursday. Photo: AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indonesian President Joko Widodo shake hands after their meeting in Moscow on Thursday. Photo: AP
Indonesia

Indonesia’s Jokowi met Putin and Zelensky to try to end war and reduce global food crisis. What did he achieve? Or was it Russian propaganda bonanza?

  • President Widodo’s ‘peace mission’ to Moscow and Kyiv, the first visit by Asian leader since war began, shows nation’s foreign policy, analysts say
  • But they also wonder if Indonesia is ‘naive’ in being ‘willing’ to be ‘toyed’ with by the Kremlin and if Widodo’s trip was to help cement his personal legacy

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indonesian President Joko Widodo shake hands after their meeting in Moscow on Thursday. Photo: AP
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Indonesian President Joko Widodo shake hands after their meeting in Moscow on Thursday. Photo: AP
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