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Govt unperturbed by China’s response to sea’s new name

  • Marguerite Afra Sapiie

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, July 17 2017 | 12:11 am

PREMIUM Under President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, Indonesia has taken a series of actions seen as bold moves against China’s territorial ambitions in the South China Sea (SCS).

The latest was the renaming of SCS waters that lie within Indonesia’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) north of the Natuna Islands in Riau Islands province as the “North Natuna Sea,” which quickly triggered a response f...