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Military Ties & Arms Trade

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June 6, 2021

Tempo - June 6, 2021

Antara, Jakarta – Indonesian and US marine soldiers took part in a joint training exercise on conducting military operations on urban terrain (urban warfare) in Situbondo district, East

June 4, 2021

Straits Times - June 4, 2021

Jakarta – That Indonesia, among the largest archipelagic states in the world with a huge population and rich in natural resources, needs strong armed forces is beyond question.

June 3, 2021

Straits Times - June 3, 2021

Lim Min Zhang, Singapore – Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen and his Indonesian counterpart Prabowo Subianto spoke on the phone on Thursday (June 3), reaffirming the close and longstanding bi

May 29, 2021

Jakarta Globe - May 29, 2021

Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – Defense and technology company Lockheed Martin has confirmed that the United States government will not stand in the way if Indonesia acquires the latest vers

May 27, 2021

New Zealand Herald - May 27, 2021

Maire Leadbeater – New Zealand is more than a bystander – our Government repeatedly endorses Indonesia's sovereignty over West Papua and has defence ties with Indonesia.

May 19, 2021

Tempo - May 19, 2021

Fajar Pebrianto, Jakarta – Issues on boycotting Israel products have once again emerged among the public in Indonesia following the increasing conflict between Israel and Palestine.

May 12, 2021

Radio New Zealand - May 12, 2021

New Zealand is being urged to speak up about human rights abuses in West Papua, and to cut military ties with Indonesia.

May 11, 2021

Tempo - May 11, 2021

Antara, Jakarta – The Indonesian and Chinese navies conducted a joint military exercise in the waters near Jakarta on May 8, 2021 to improve coordination during emergencies at sea, the

May 5, 2021

The Guardian - May 5, 2021

By Izzy Brown, as told to Zelda Grimshaw

April 16, 2021

Radio New Zealand - April 16, 2021

Maire Leadbeater – As further details emerge about New Zealand's military exports, questions are growing about the country's role as a defender of human rights.

March 31, 2021

Business Times - March 31, 2021

Artie Villasanta – Indonesia will buy as many as eight Mogami-class stealth frigates from Japan.

March 26, 2021

Kyodo News - March 26, 2021

Tokyo, Japan – Japanese and Indonesian foreign and defense ministers will hold talks next week in Tokyo, the Japanese government said Friday, as Tokyo hopes to forge closer ties with So

March 23, 2021

Tabloid JUBI - March 23, 2021

Arjuna Pademme, Jayapura – The National Commission for Human Rights (Komnas HAM) in Papua said one of the problems that made them worried was about illegal arms trade in Papua Land.

March 18, 2021

Tempo - March 18, 2021

Egi Adyatama, Jakarta – Indonesian Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto on Thursday officially handed over the CN 235-220 MPA aircraft produced by PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PT DI) to the Re

March 17, 2021

The Korean Herald - March 17, 2021

Yonhap – The head of South Korea's arms procurement agency on Wednesday attended a ceremony in Indonesia to mark the handing over of a 1,400-ton submarine to its navy, his office said.

March 11, 2021

The Strategist - March 11, 2021

Natalie Sambhi – At first glance, given their geographic distance, there seems little pushing France and Indonesia closer together.

December 28, 2020

Jakarta Post - December 28, 2020

Novan Iman Santosa, Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo reignited an old debate in June when he sent a letter to his Austrian counterpart Klaudia Tanner on the possibilities of buying 15

December 12, 2020

Civil Beat - December 12, 2020

Kevin Knodell – On a rainy November day outside of Wahiawa at the 25th Infantry Division's Lightning Academy, a platoon of U.S.

November 29, 2020

Tempo - November 29, 2020

Antara, Jakarta – Indonesian Army Chief of Staff General Andika Perkasa has discussed military cooperation including the development of Platoon Exchange program with several U.S.

Tempo - November 29, 2020
Antara, Jakarta – Indonesian Army Chief of Staff General Andika Perkasa received French Army Attache Colonel Sven Meic at his office recently to discuss military cooperation between the tw

November 25, 2020

Asia Pacific Report - November 25, 2020

Pacific Media Centre – Campaigners at a TAPOL-hosted global webinar have called on the people of Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States and other countries to stop fundin

November 19, 2020

Radio New Zealand - November 19, 2020

Indonesian police in West Papua claim to have thwarted an underground arms syndicate in the region.

November 11, 2020

Nikkei Asia - November 11, 2020

Koya Jibiki and Shotaro Tani, Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto last month spent more than two weeks on a mission to solve a long-standing riddle of how Indonesia will replace

November 9, 2020

East Timor and Indonesia Action Network News Release - November 9, 2020

The East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN) condemns the recent murder of West Papuan Rapinus Tigau, a Catholic Catechist in the diocese of Timika, by the Indonesian military.

The Conversation - November 9, 2020

Tangguh Chairil – One year after securing a new title as defence minister of Southeast Asia's largest economy, Prabowo Subianto was finally able to visit America again in October.