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Ambalat dispute, a spat between neighbors

  • Imanuddin Razak

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, June 6 2009 | 12:27 pm

PREMIUM Witnessing the latest "border spat" between Indonesia and Malaysia over the Ambalat territory, one may immediately question: Is this really necessary? Another question would be: Is the dispute truly happening? In response to the first question, many - perhaps most - of the both Indonesian and Malaysian citizens, would certainly say the oil-rich territory is worth fighting for. Why? Becau...