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Military Ties & Arms Trade

March 24, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
War Resisters International - March 24, 2020

Pindad PT is an Indonesian state-owned arms company, producing a wide range of weapons for the Indonesian military, police and security forces, and exporting to a number of other count

March 21, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
UA Wire - March 21, 2020

Indonesia's Deputy Defense Minister Sakti Wahyu Trenggono assured that Jakarta has not canceled the purchase of 11 Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets from Russia.

March 15, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
South China Morning Post - March 15, 2020

The Trump administration pressured Indonesia into dropping deals to buy Russian-made fighter jets and Chinese naval vessels, part of a global effort to prevent its top adversaries from

March 13, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
TASS News Agency - March 13, 2020

Alexei Mirny, Moscow – Russian and Indonesian military have agreed upon terms and location of the first Orruda-2020 joint naval exercises, Russian Pacific Fleet press service announced

February 29, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Post - February 29, 2020

Arya Dipa, Bandung – The Philippine National Defense Department has expressed interest in buying combat vehicles from Indonesia's state-owned weapons manufacturer PT Pindad.

February 27, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Post - February 27, 2020

Gemma Holliani Cahya, Jakarta – The Defense Ministry has accepted a grant comprising 14 Insitu ScanEagle drones and three Bell 412 helicopters from the United States, as Jakarta expect

February 13, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Post - February 13, 2020

Arya Dipa, Bandung – State-owned aircraft manufacturer PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) is displaying a CN235 gunship at the Singapore Airshow held at the Changi Exhibition Center from F

February 7, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Post - February 7, 2020

Marchio Irfan Gorbiano, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has expressed a desire to accelerate the local manufacturing of long-range military drones – the first of their kind in

January 23, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Post - January 23, 2020

Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has defended Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto against scathing criticism of the minister's frequent overseas trips.

January 22, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Globe - January 22, 2020

Diana Mariska, Jakarta – The Iranian Ambassador to Indonesia has said that Iran would gladly work with Indonesia in a defense partnership if the government is interested in the plan.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Post - January 22, 2020

Vela Andapita, Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto has played down reports that the Indonesian government plans to purchase weaponry systems from France, which emerged followin

January 17, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Associated Press - January 17, 2020

Bangkok – An intelligence-sharing agreement signed by the army chiefs of Thailand and Indonesia is unlikely to significantly help Thailand end a separatist insurgency in its deep south

January 15, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Globe - January 15, 2020

Jakarta – The United Kingdom has reiterated its commitment to continue defense cooperation with Indonesia, particularly in the maritime sector, UK Minister for Asia and the Pacific Hea

January 14, 2020

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Tempo - January 14, 2020

Muhammad Hendartyo, Jakarta – In an official bilateral state visit to France's Ministry of Armed Forces, the Indonesian Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto asserts that it acts as a mean

December 21, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Post - December 21, 2019

Dian Septiari and Apriza Pinandita, Jakarta – Russia has expressed frustration over the "unfair" competition it faces in the arms trade with Indonesia, which, like other countries, is

December 16, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Post - December 16, 2019

Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto has embarked on his first working visit to China to discuss cooperation between the two countries in the defense sector.

December 15, 2019

News ›› East Timor ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Globe - December 15, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Two Indonesian Navy warships, KRI Usman Harun and KRI Sultan Iskandar Muda, were part of a mini defense exhibition in Dili, the capital of East Timor, on Thur

December 11, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Globe - December 11, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto and his Laotian counterpart Gen.

December 2, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Globe - December 2, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – The Indonesian, Indian and Australian navies held the three-day Trilateral Indian Ocean Maritime Security workshop in Fremantle in Western Australia last week

November 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Tempo - November 30, 2019

M Rosseno Aji, Jakarta – The U.S. Marine Corps is celebrating its 244th anniversary in November 2019.

November 26, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Globe - November 26, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – State-owned arms manufacturer Pindad has signed a memorandum of understanding with South Africa's defense contractor Paramount Group to develop and market loc

November 17, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Jakarta Globe - November 17, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto has met United States Defense Secretary Mark Thomas Esper in Bangkok, Thailand, on Saturday, on the sidelines of the 6th Ass

November 15, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Tempo - November 15, 2019

Budiarti Utami Putri, Jakarta – Defense Minister Prabowo Subianto said he would send military cadets to study in Malaysia.

November 13, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Tempo - November 13, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – The Indonesian National Defense Forces (TNI) and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces have resolved to forge military cooperation.

September 12, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Military Ties & Arms Trade
Antara News - September 12, 2019

Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara – Indonesia's Main Naval Base (Lantamal) VII in Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT), is conducting a joint maritime patrol exercise called Cassoway Exercise Uas