Indonesia

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Australia’s foreign minister to meet French ambassador in bid to heal submarine rift
Marise Payne says she regrets France’s ‘deep disappointment’, as tension with Indonesia over Aukus deal revealed

Daniel Hurst

28, Oct, 2021 @4:39 AM

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Have Sumatran fishing crews found the fabled Island of Gold?
Treasures worth millions found in the last five years along the Musi River could be the site of the Srivijaya empire

Dalya Alberge

22, Oct, 2021 @9:50 PM

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Victoria to scrap quarantine for fully vaccinated international arrivals
Travel restrictions with Singapore will also ease and Qantas announces Bali service could restart before Christmas and a new route to New Delhi

Paul Karp

22, Oct, 2021 @3:16 AM

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Fifth of Indonesia’s palm oil sites lie in forest estate, says Greenpeace
Report says enforcement failures have led to Unesco sites and land mapped as orangutan habitat being turned into plantations

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

21, Oct, 2021 @9:49 AM

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Slaughter in Indonesia: Britain’s secret propaganda war
Declassified documents reveal how in 1965 a dirty tricks arm of the Foreign Office incited massacres that left thousands dead

Paul Lashmar, Nicholas Gilby and James Oliver

17, Oct, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Revealed: how UK spies incited mass murder of Indonesia’s communists
Newly declassified papers show shocking role played by Britain in slaughter

Paul Lashmar, Nicholas Gilby and James Oliver

17, Oct, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Muslim foreign ministers to make women’s rights plea to Taliban
Ministers from Muslim-majority nations to travel to Kabul to discuss ban on girls going to secondary school

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

13, Oct, 2021 @12:07 PM

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Bali is reopening to tourists, but nervous locals wonder what the future will bring
The pandemic has prompted a rethink of tourism’s role on the island as some call for only ‘quality’ visitors

Amahl S. Azwar in Bali

13, Oct, 2021 @1:10 AM

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How are Australia’s neighbours faring in the Covid pandemic?
Vaccination rates are rising in much of south-east Asia and the Pacific after recent outbreaks, but some of the largest countries are falling behind

Josh Nicholas

29, Sep, 2021 @5:30 PM

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The East review – war is hell … for the bloodthirsty imperialists
Jim Taihuttu’s story of Dutch soldiers in Indonesia is as short-sighted as the old-fashioned colonialists it is trying to criticise

Phuong Le

27, Sep, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Letter: Carmel Budiardjo obituary
John Gittings writes: Carmel’s organisation Tapol was a lonely voice in exposing the plight of tens of thousands of political prisoners and their families

John Gittings

26, Sep, 2021 @3:17 PM

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Sun Cable’s huge solar project in Northern Territory a step closer after support from Indonesia
Project backed by Andrew Forrest and Mike Cannon-Brookes to supply electricity to Singapore given go-ahead for subsea cable

Adam Morton Climate and environment editor

23, Sep, 2021 @11:45 PM

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