News Indonesia » Security: Indonesia Unlikely to Join US-Led-Coalition to Contain China
Just $5 a month. But that does not mean that fundamental U.S. and Indonesian national security interests are suddenly aligned or that any coincidence thereof will be long-lasting. More to the point, Indonesia is not about to sell its strategic soul and ...
News Indonesia » Security: Keeping the U.S.-Indonesia Relationship Moving Forward
Produced by CFR’s Center for Preventive Action, the report makes the case that “Indonesia could be a critical security partner and a larger destination for U.S. investment and trade in the next few years.” Kurlantzick explains that a relationship ...
News Indonesia » Security: Indonesia church attacker may have been exposed to radicalism: police chief
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A sword-wielding attacker who injured at least three churchgoers and a police officer in Indonesia’s Yogyakarta city at ... and officials believe they could pose a security threat to Southeast Asia. Four people were killed and 20 ...
News Indonesia » Security: Indonesia’s anti-LGBT drive should concern all Asia
Indonesia’s growing moral and political panic about sexuality ... President Jokowi has in the past pledged tepid support for the privacy and security of the LGBT community, but the abuses of the past two years remain uninvestigated.
News Indonesia » Security: Jokowi Boosts Ties With Indonesia Military in Power Shift
And while the world’s biggest Muslim country faces a growing influence from radical Islam at home, Indonesia is also seen as crucial in efforts to contain regional security risks. “Indonesia is hugely important in terms of countering the threat of ...
News Indonesia » Security: ‘Eye of Papua’ shines a light on environmental, indigenous issues in Indonesia’s last frontier
For decades the Papua region in Indonesia has remained the country’s least-understood, least-developed and most-impoverished area, amid a lack of transparency fueled by a strong security presence. Activists hope their new website, Mata Papua, or Eye of ...
News Indonesia » Security: Attacker slashes churchgoers with sword, injuring 5 in Indonesia
Church security tried to prevent the attacker from entering the church, but he forced his way in, police officials told CNN Indonesia. Police opened fire on the attacker, who's been hospitalized, it said.
News Indonesia » Security: Indonesia: Activist in prison for ‘crimes against state security’: Heri Budiawan
Environmental activist Heri Budiawan, known as Budi Pego, was sentenced to 10 months in prison on 24 January 2018 for “crimes against state security.” The first conviction under a provision which criminalises spreading communist ideology since the ...
News Indonesia » Security: Indonesia's volcanic Mt. Sinabung erupts, coats four-mile area with ash
19 (UPI) --Indonesia's volcanic Mount Sinabung erupted on Monday ... UPI also provides insightful reports on key topics of geopolitical importance, including energy and security.
News Indonesia » Security: Indonesia's LGBTQ Community Rattled By Criminal Code Revamp Plan
In Indonesia that is far from the approach ... Defence Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu has branded homosexuality a national security threat on the basis that it “is a kind of modern warfare that undermines the country’s sovereignty”.