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Exercise Komodo 2018 Puts Indonesia Navy in the Spotlight
May 01, 2018
Exercise Komodo 2018 Puts Indonesia Navy in the Spotlight
The Southeast Asian state will host the biggest iteration yet of its biennial multilateral exercise.
Exercise Komodo 2018 Puts Indonesia Navy in the Spotlight
What Did the Fourth Indonesia-Russia Security Consultation Achieve?
March 07, 2018
What Did the Fourth Indonesia-Russia Security Consultation Achieve?
The two sides held another iteration of their Bilateral Consultative Forum this month.
What Did the Fourth Indonesia-Russia Security Consultation Achieve?
What Does Indonesia’s New Cabinet Reshuffle Mean for Jokowi’s Future?
January 27, 2018
What Does Indonesia’s New Cabinet Reshuffle Mean for Jokowi’s Future?
The move comes as the county looks to upcoming elections.
What Does Indonesia’s New Cabinet Reshuffle Mean for Jokowi’s Future?
The US Should Not Be Rehabilitating Indonesia’s Abusive Special Forces
January 26, 2018
The US Should Not Be Rehabilitating Indonesia’s Abusive Special Forces
The Indonesian military’s past abuses should not be forgotten.
The US Should Not Be Rehabilitating Indonesia’s Abusive Special Forces
Indonesia's New Military Commander
January 17, 2018
Indonesia's New Military Commander
Hadi Tjahjanto will face both political and security challenges as Indonesia gears up for elections.
Indonesia's New Military Commander
An Indonesian General's Political Aspirations
January 09, 2018
An Indonesian General's Political Aspirations
Former TNI commander Gatot Nurmantyo's ambition speaks to a deeper issue in civil-military relations.
An Indonesian General's Political Aspirations
What’s in the New Singapore-Indonesia Counterterrorism Exercise?
December 08, 2017
What’s in the New Singapore-Indonesia Counterterrorism Exercise?
A closer look at a recent defense interaction between the two sides.
What’s in the New Singapore-Indonesia Counterterrorism Exercise?
What Does Indonesia’s New Military Chief Nomination Mean?
December 06, 2017
What Does Indonesia’s New Military Chief Nomination Mean?
The move confirms months of speculation around the key post.
What Does Indonesia’s New Military Chief Nomination Mean?
Is Indonesia’s Military Chief Making a New Political Power Play?
October 06, 2017
Is Indonesia’s Military Chief Making a New Political Power Play?
A closer look at Gatot Nurmantyo’s apparent play for political power.
Is Indonesia’s Military Chief Making a New Political Power Play?
Indonesia Air Force Chief Highlights Corruption Menace Amid Anniversary
April 12, 2017
Indonesia Air Force Chief Highlights Corruption Menace Amid Anniversary
Air Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto had a sobering message for the service even as he joined them in annual celebrations.
Indonesia Air Force Chief Highlights Corruption Menace Amid Anniversary
This Fighter Might Replace Indonesia's Aging F-5 Fighters (Hint: Not the Su-35)
October 30, 2015
This Fighter Might Replace Indonesia's Aging F-5 Fighters (Hint: Not the Su-35)
Sweden’s Saab recently unveiled a new bid to gain access to Indonesia’s fighter market. Can it beat the Russian favorite?
This Fighter Might Replace Indonesia's Aging F-5 Fighters (Hint: Not the Su-35)
Indonesia Plans New Joint Military Commands
March 20, 2015
Indonesia Plans New Joint Military Commands
Jakarta is reorganizing its military for the future. But specifics still remain unclear.
Indonesia Plans New Joint Military Commands
Indonesia’s New Military Commands: A South China Sea Focus?
February 28, 2015
Indonesia’s New Military Commands: A South China Sea Focus?
The flash point is reportedly featuring prominently in its future military plans.
Indonesia’s New Military Commands: A South China Sea Focus?
An Indonesian Defense Revolution Under Jokowi?
January 30, 2015
An Indonesian Defense Revolution Under Jokowi?
Indonesia’s new president is determined to transform its defense industry.
An Indonesian Defense Revolution Under Jokowi?
Indonesia to Conduct Massive Military Drill
May 21, 2014
Indonesia to Conduct Massive Military Drill
Indonesia is preparing for a large, joint military drill in East Java that will begin next month.
Indonesia to Conduct Massive Military Drill
Indonesia Might Purchase Russian Su-35 Fighters
January 09, 2014
Indonesia Might Purchase Russian Su-35 Fighters
Indonesia might buy Sukhoi Su-35 multirole fighters to replacing its aging F-5s, its defense minister has announced.
Indonesia Might Purchase Russian Su-35 Fighters
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