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Berlin-Jakarta: Allies in multilateralism

  • Peter Altmaier
    Peter Altmaier


Berlin | Thu, November 1, 2018 | 11:02 am
Berlin-Jakarta: Allies in multilateralism All smiles: President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo (right), accompanied by his interpreter Dimas Muhammad (center), jovially opens his bilateral meeting with Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte (left) on the sidelines of the G20 meeting in Hamburg, Germany, on July 8. (Courtesy of the Foreign Ministry/File)

PREMIUM We are visiting Indonesia for economic policy talks just as this country is coping with some tough times. We were all greatly moved by the way Indonesia was hit so severely by the earthquakes and tsunami in September. On behalf of the German government and of all Germans, I would like to express our country’s heartfelt sympathy and condolences for the many victims.

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