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A dull debate? A debut nonetheless

  • Erwida Maulia

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, June 19 2009 | 11:54 am

PREMIUM The three presidential candidates made more promises during the historic live television "debate" Thursday evening and offered shaky performances at the start of the show. During the debate, former president Megawati Soekarnoputri emphasized the need to build a culture that rejected corruption, incumbent President Susilo Bambang Yudho-yono promised to raise defense spending on military weapo...