Report – By the PMC news desk
Indonesia’s incoming president has issued a blunt warning to Prime Minister Tony Abbott that it is unacceptable for the Australian Navy to enter Indonesian waters uninvited while turning back asylum seeker boats.
President-elect Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, who is due to be sworn in today, has told media that Australia and Indonesia have closely overlapping strategic interests but he promised a tough approach to issues of sovereignty.
The former Jakarta governor outlined plans to strengthen ties, including boosting military and intelligence links. Read more »