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Jakarta Post
The Jakarta Post
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Garuda soars after a clunky take-off

  • Rizal Iwan

    Contributor

Jakarta | Sun, June 28 2009 | 11:35 am

PREMIUM Several things can make you fidget uncomfortably a few minutes into Garuda di Dadaku (which literally means Garuda, Indonesia's national emblem, on my chest). The effusively nationalistic title - taken from the spirit-rousing hymn echoed in every game that the Indonesian national football team plays - might resonate to football enthusiasts, but to some it just makes them brace anxiously for a pr...

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