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Indonesia, US to fasten antiterrorism, trade ties

  • Fedina S. Sundaryani

    The Jakarta Post

Hamburg, Germany | Tue, July 11, 2017 | 09:00 am
Indonesia, US to fasten antiterrorism, trade ties Powerful men: President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo (third left) takes a picture with French President Emmanuel Macron, US President Donald Trump and Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto on the first day of the G20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany, on July 7. (AFP/Saul Loeb)

PREMIUM It was a lighthearted bilateral meeting between President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and his United States counterpart Donald Trump, so light that they left sensitive issues aside in favor of a commitment to boost ties in trade and counterterrorism. At the meeting held on Saturday at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, Jokowi invited Trump to Indonesia to meet the latter’s “...