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May
24
May

Indonesian Foreign Minister made the first bilateral visit of to Peru, and met Foreign Minister Popolizio and discussed a range of bilateral cooperation sectors. They both agreed to strengthen in particular economic cooperation between the two countries. They also welcomed the progress achieved in the field of fisheries, tourism, agriculture Minister Popolizio and I also exchanged views on international and regional issues of concern, including Rakhine State. Indonesia appreciates the reciprocal support provided by Peru for Indonesia's candidacy for non permanent membership in the UNSC 2019-2020.

24
May

The arrival of the Indonesia-1 presidential plane at West Java International Airport (BIJB) or Kertajati, Majalengka Regency, became the historical landing at the airport built on the 1,800 hectare land.  Presidential plane carrying President Joko Widodo and entourage to conduct a two-day working visit to land at BIJB approximately 09:19 pm, Wednesday, May 24, 2018. Upon arrival at the apron, the presidential plane was greeted with water salute ceremonies.

24
May

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) inaugurated  Vice Admiral  (Laksdya) Siwi Sukma Adji as Chief of Staff of the Navy (KSAL) and Sunarto as Vice Chairman of the Supreme Court (MA) Non-Judicial Field, at the State Palace, Jakarta, Wednesday (23/5) afternoon.

23
May

Indonesian Minister for Foreign Affars, Retno Marsudi, chaired the Foreign Ministers Meeting #MIKTA (Mexico, Indonesia, Korea, Turkey, Australia), in Buenos Aires (21/5). Indonesia is the current Chairman of MIKTA Indonesia's chairmanship entitled "Fostering Creative Economy and Contributing to Global Peace"

MIKTA agreed to increase consolidation, improve outreach and enhance concrete cooperation. FM MIKTA discussed global developments such as in the Middle East, Rakhine State, elections in Venezuela, peace process on the Korean Peninsula, and multilateralism and open trade.

23
May

Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi for bilateral meetings with her Argentina's counterpart, Jorge Faurie, at the Palacio San Martín, Buenos Aires. The meeting discussed the plan visits of Argentina Vice President to Indonesia, economic cooperation, the high import duty CPO as well as visa policy of Argentina for CITIZENS. (21/5)

22
May

The G-20 Foreign Ministers meeting was attended by foreign ministers of G-20 member states and invited guests. During Sunday`s session, foreign ministers discussed the general global outlook, while Monday`s agenda will focus on multilateralism and global governance as a response to new cross-border challenges, ranging from cybersecurity to the use of information and communication technologies to the changing paradigms in trade and migration. 

11
May

Bhin Bhin, Atung, and Kaka are the three mascots produced by Indonesian children in the Asian Games 2018. They are a reflection of three different energies or powers that all combine together in Asia's highest sporting event.

Bhin Bhin, a Cenderawasih bird, is a representation of strategy. In his manifestation as a mascot, he wore a vest with a typical Asmat motif of Papua.

While Atung is a bawean deer that represents speed. Atung wearing a sarong with a tumpal motif from Jakarta.

As for Kaka's form, it is taken from a single-horned rhinoceros. Of course it represents a force representation. Kaka looks wearing traditional clothes with flower patterns typical of Palembang.

All three appeared in a series of welcoming visits of Prime Minister of People's Republic of China, Li Keqiang, to the Presidential Palace of Bogor, West Java, Monday, May 7, 2018.

04
May

President Joko Widodo and Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei Darussalam wearing both military uniform, observing a military vehicle

04
May

President Joko Widodo played badminton with Sultan of Brunei Darussalam Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah. Both played badminton when visiting Indonesian National Army (TNI) Headquarters in Cilangkap, Jakarta on Thursday, May 3, 2018.

The President said that friendship between countries is not always done in a formal forum only. Playing badminton is according to the President is one form of soft diplomacy.

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