indonesian presidents - updates

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Duterte, Indonesia's Widodo to step up joint counter-terrorism efforts

Apr 28, 2017 - 7:15 PM

The two leaders agree to conduct this year a joint working group to address a common scourge: terrorism and violent extremism

PARTNERS VS TERRORISM. President Rodrigo Duterte welcomes President Joko Widodo at Malacañang. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Indonesian President Jokowi arrives in Manila

Apr 28, 2017 - 2:20 PM

During Jokowi s state visit Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he might bring up the case of OFW Mary Jane Veloso who is on Indonesian death row

STATE VISIT. President Rodrigo Duterte is welcomed by Indonesian President Joko Widod at Istana Merdeka in Jakarta during his visit there in September 2016. File photo by King Rodriguez/PPD

Robredo: 'Don't give up on Veloso's right to live'

Sep 13, 2016 - 9:54 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo hopes Filipinos now like they did in 2015 have the strong desire to help save Mary Jane Veloso from the Indonesian death row

The wRap Indonesia: Jokowi's one year in power, goals for Jokowi US trip

Oct 21, 2015 - 6:00 AM

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DISAPPOINTING YEAR. Analysts agree President Joko Widodo has had a disappointing first year in power. Photo by AFP

Aquino to Jokowi: Grant Mary Jane clemency

Apr 21, 2015 - 3:56 PM

We can always try the Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs says as the Philippine vice president also seeks a meeting with the Indonesian president

FRIENDLY TIES. Philippine President Benigno Aquino III (right) welcomes Indonesian President Joko Widodo (left) in the Philippines' presidential palace on February 9, 2015. Photo by Benhur Arcayan/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Jokowi on pleas for Mary Jane: Respect our laws

Apr 20, 2015 - 8:45 PM

While President Joko Widodo says Indonesian laws allow for execution what he doesn t say is that his country s laws also provide for clemency

SOUTHEAST ASIAN LEADERS. Indonesian President Joko Widodo (left) and Philippine President Benigno Aquino III (right) meet in the Philippines' presidentail palace on February 9, 2015, during Widodo's visit to Manila. File photo by Robert Viñas/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

Letter to President Jokowi: Mercy, compassion for #MaryJane

Apr 10, 2015 - 9:12 AM

None would be happiest than Mary Jane’s two children The children have not seen their mother for a long time Even now they as the rest of the Filipino people have not lost hope

Mary Jane's sister to President Jokowi: Blood will be on your hands

Apr 08, 2015 - 10:31 PM

Please don t kill my sister She is innocent

PRAYERS FOR MARY JANE. Hoping Mary Jane will be saved from the Indonesian death row, the Veloso family joins a prayer vigil on Monday night, April 6, in Manila. Photo by Migrante International

Aquino 'doing too little' to #SaveMaryJane – OFW group

Apr 07, 2015 - 9:24 AM

There are at least 125 OFWs on death row in countries where capital punishment is imposed including Indonesia China and Saudi Arabia

3 ways to help save #MaryJane from Indonesian death row

Apr 01, 2015 - 2:54 PM

Migrante International lists down urgent actions Filipinos and international community can do to help stop the execution of Mary Jane Veloso

HIGHLIGHTS: Jokowi in the Philippines

Feb 09, 2015 - 4:04 PM

Indonesian President Jokowi pays the Philippines Benigno Aquino III a courtesy call

Indonesia's new president causes a buzz by flying economy

Nov 22, 2014 - 2:19 PM

The Indonesian president skips the usual heavy security protocol for heads of state and like an ordinary passenger takes the economy seat

The lessons Jokowi can learn from predecessor Yudhoyono

Oct 24, 2014 - 8:30 AM

Given the difficult decisions President Jokowi and his government must take the track record of his predecessor provides a cautionary tale

Rappler Newscast | October 20, 2014

Oct 20, 2014 - 8:16 PM

4 witnesses in Laude case leave PH Public wants Binay to face senate Jokowi takes office offices urges Indonesia to work together

Jokowi presidency: How fast can Indonesia change?

Oct 20, 2014 - 7:04 PM

Change is disruptive and messy and when it happens fast it fails to take everyone along

#AnimatED: Congratulations, Indonesia! Now, the work starts.

Oct 20, 2014 - 7:30 AM

The battle to effect change to install meaningful reform and to move forward is not Jokowi’s alone It is your battle Indonesia

Jokowi, Prabowo and the ghosts of Indonesia's past

Jul 11, 2014 - 8:30 AM

Jokowi is no mythic leader In fact his bottom up approach to governance may at first slow down the way the bureaucracy works