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U.S. and Indonesia Celebrate Indonesia’s Future Environment Leaders at Homecoming Reception for USAID-CIFOR Fellows

Jakarta – On Monday, the U.S. Embassy hosted a homecoming reception for 20 young Indonesian professionals who recently earned their Master’s Degrees in the United States. Through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) Fellowship Program, USAID provided opportunities for highly qualified Indonesians to pursue graduate studies ...
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Statement from the Press Secretary on the Passing of Former Indonesian President B.J. Habibie

The White House Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 12, 2019   President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump join the Indonesian people in mourning the passing of their former President, B.J. Habibie.  Amidst the severe challenges that accompanied the end of the Suharto era, Dr. Habibie exercised great leadership ...
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Statement by Secretary Pompeo on the Passing of Former Indonesian President B.J. Habibie

Press Statement Michael R. Pompeo Secretary of State September 12, 2019 On behalf of the Government of the United States, I want to convey my deepest condolences to former President B.J. Habibie’s family and the people of Indonesia on his passing.  President Habibie led his country and people through a key period of Indonesia’s remarkable ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia, August 30, 2019

Security Alert:  U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia, August 30, 2019 Location:  Papua Province, Indonesia Over the last several days, demonstrations in Papua province have resulted in damage to personal property and government buildings, injuries, and reported deaths.  Internet access has been restricted.  U.S. citizens in these provinces should avoid demonstrations and exercise caution when moving within ...
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U.S., Australia, Japan Delegation Travels to Indonesia to Explore Investment Opportunities

JAKARTA — Senior officials representing the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) and Export Finance Australia, and the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) this week traveled to Indonesia to explore joint opportunities to support the development of infrastructure in the country ...
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