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Indonesia's Pakistanization: 'Your cousins are your potential enemies'

How can you be neighbors if you are over 5,800 kilometers apart? If you consider the Indian Ocean to be a connector (rather than a divider) and you …

Oil and gas lifting, production slightly exceeds 2016 expectations

The country’s oil and gas production and lifting, the colloquial term for ready-to-sell production, in 2016 has exceeded the government’s targets set …

Government allocates more funds for railways this year

The Transportation Ministry has revealed that it will disburse more funds through its public service obligation (PSO) for state-owned railway …

Bitcoin, PayPal Used to Finance Terrorism, Indonesian Agency Says

Syrian-based Indonesian who police say is involved with Islamic State and has helped coordinate attacks back home is among the alleged donors<p>JAKARTA—Islamic militants based in the Middle East used bitcoin and online-payment services such as PayPal to fund terrorist activities in Indonesia, the …

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Australia and Indonesia: A relationship too important to fail?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The sudden bust-up, and equally quick detente, between Australia and Indonesia over the past few days shows just how delicate -- and crucial -- the relationship between the two neighbors is.<p>Indonesia suspended all military cooperation with Australia last month after taking offense over an …