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Luhut waxes lyrical about White House visit, Jared Kushner

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Wed, November 25 2020   /  01:00 am
Indonesian Coordinating Maritime Affairs and Investment Minister Luhut Pandjaitan (left) and United States President Donald Trump (right) pose for a picture following a meeting at the White House in Washington, DC, on Tuesday local time.(Courtesy of Luhut's office/-)

Upon returning home from Washington, DC, Coordinating Maritime Affairs and Investment Minister Luhut Pandjaitan waxed poetic about his recent meeting with United States President Donald Trump, where they discussed the two countries' bilateral cooperation, including the development of a COVID-19 vaccine. In a post uploaded to his official Instagram page on Monday, Luhut also included a friendly nod to his close professional relationship with Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and his colleague Adam Boehler, the CEO of US International Development Finance Corporation (IDFC). “I never imagined that someday I would be in the White House for nearly six hours, or that I would even have the opportunity to be received in the Oval Office,” the minister wrote in the caption of his own photo uploaded onto Instagram. He added that Indonesia would always re...