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Malaysian defense minister visits ‘home’

  • The Jakarta Post

| Fri, March 22 2013 | 11:11 am

Malaysian Defense Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi revealed his Javanese heritage on Thursday in Yogyakarta during his state visit.

He said he had Javanese blood as his paternal grandparents originally came from Kulonprogo in Yogyakarta.

“I am coming home,” Zahid told The Jakarta Post, adding that he would be staying in Yogyakarta for two days with his wife, having attended the Jakar...

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