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Indonesia, Suriname set for stronger cooperation

Jakarta   /   Tue, March 19 2013   /  09:33 am

Bilateral talks: Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa (right) talks to his Suriname counterpart, Winston G. Lackin, at his office in Jakarta on Monday. During their meeting, they discussed various bilateral issues as well as regional and multilateral cooperations. JP/Ricky YudhistiraIndonesia and Suriname underlined historical ties as a strong basis for a closer relationship and committed to expand trade cooperation, agriculture and culture.

Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa and his Suriname counter-part, Winston G. Lackin, agreed to strengthen relations by developing multi-aspect cooperation, during their meeting at Gedung Pancasila in the foreign ministry complex in Jakarta on Monday.

“We have committed to develop our already good relations,” Marty said after bilateral meeting.

He noted that the visit of Suriname’s foreign minister was timely to boost the two co...