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Withdrawing soldiers from rice fields urgent

  • Ihsannudin and Subejo
    Ihsannudin and Subejo


Yogyakarta | Thu, February 15, 2018 | 10:41 am
Withdrawing soldiers from rice fields urgent Paddy field, ready to harvest, at North Sumatra. (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM The Indonesia Military (TNI) has a new commander, with Air Chief Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto replacing Gen. Gatot Nurmantyo, who is retiring soon. As the new chief of an institution with a strong, disciplinary approach toward the chain of command, it is not surprising that the public is curious about Hadi’s policies, including his policy on agricultural development. The military’s direct...

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