Sunday, 4 Jumadil Awwal 1439 / 21 January 2018

Sunday, 4 Jumadil Awwal 1439 / 21 January 2018

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Indonesia will not hold joint exercise in disputed waters

Wednesday, 05 Oct 2016 02:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia will not hold a joint exercise with any other country in the disputed waters of the South China Sea, National Defense Forces (TNI) chief, General...

Team formed to investigate chopper crash

Saturday, 09 Jul 2016 01:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Army has set up an investigation team to delve into the cause of an army helicopter crashing on Friday in Sleman District, Yogyakarta."The investigation team...

Japan puts military on alert for possible N Korea missile launch

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 10:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOKYO -- Japan put its military on alert on Monday for a possible North Korean ballistic missile firing, while South Korea also said it had detected evidence of...

Myanmar military says it gets along with Suu Kyi's new government

Friday, 13 May 2016 22:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NAYPYITAW -- The commander-in-chief of Myanmar's military said on Friday the army was carrying out its duty under the leadership of the newly elected civilian government of Nobel...

Peace in Papua enables President to make repeated visits

Friday, 29 Apr 2016 22:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TIMIKA -- President Joko Widodo can repeatedly visit the country's easternmost province to observe the development process and meet the local government officials and people as Papua is...

China 'positive' on India military hotline proposal

Tuesday, 19 Apr 2016 18:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China is "positive" towards proposals to establish a military hotline with India to deal with issues along their disputed border, Defence Minister Chang Wanquan told his...

China launches upgraded drills for South China Sea fleets

Sunday, 17 Apr 2016 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China's South China Sea fleets have conducted training drills with upgraded methods that resemble actual combat conditions to increase the fleets' combat effectiveness, according to an...

Military corners Santoso's armed group

Sunday, 03 Apr 2016 18:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MATARAM -- The Indonesian Military confirmed it has located and cornered the Eastern Indonesian Mujahidin, a radical group led by Santoso in Poso."They have been cornered and are...

China sets up unit to coordinate overseas military moves

Thursday, 31 Mar 2016 22:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China's Defence Ministry said on Thursday it has set up a dedicated unit to coordinate its "non-war" activities overseas like evacuations from conflict zones, as it...

Turkish military accuses media of damaging morale

Thursday, 31 Mar 2016 20:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ISTANBUL -- The Turkish military said on Thursday it had launched legal action against unspecified media outlets over reports it said were damaging morale, as Turkey faces an...

China military to end paid-for-service within three years

Monday, 28 Mar 2016 18:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China's military will end so-called paid for services within the next three years, state media said on Monday, the latest move to modernise the armed forces...

Japan’s new security policy and the stability in (South) East Asia

Tuesday, 22 Mar 2016 23:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Azhari Setiawan *)The dynamics of East Asia security and stability has become the independent variable of Japan’s strategic policy to transform its national self defense forces. The...

OIC Summit, military deploys armed vehicles and helicopters

Sunday, 06 Mar 2016 19:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian military (TNI) is deploying armed vehicles, Super Puma helicopters and other tactical vehicles to secure the fifth Extraordinary Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Summit...

President discusses efforts to strengthen military

Tuesday, 23 Feb 2016 19:07 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) chaired a limited cabinet meeting to discuss efforts to strengthen the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI)."We see that the TNI needs to be...

Jokowi: Military must support state politics

Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015 21:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has affirmed that personnel of the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) must support the policies of the state politics and not become involved...

Thai investigates military officers in widening royal insult probe

Wednesday, 04 Nov 2015 21:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK -- Thai police on Wednesday said they were turning their attention to senior military officers as part of a major investigation into a network of people charged...

Military: Bomb found in Maldives capital

Wednesday, 04 Nov 2015 13:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MALE -- A remote-controlled bomb was discovered near the presidential palace in the politically charged Maldivian capital on Monday, but the improvised explosive device was safely defused, the...

Thai cop who implicated military in trafficking fears for life

Friday, 30 Oct 2015 03:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK -- Thailand's probe into human trafficking was wound up too quickly, the officer who led the investigation said Wednesday, adding he now fears for his life after...

Military personnel put out 1,664 hotspots

Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 21:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALEMBANG -- As many as 1,050 military personnel have put out 1,664 hotspots in the districts of Ogan Komering Ilir, Ogan Ilir, and Musi Banyuasin, South Sumatra, since...

Iraqi forces free major oil refinery in Salahudin province

Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 12:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BAGHDAD -- Iraqi security forces on Wednesday liberated the country's largest oil refinery from the Islamic State (IS/ISIS) militants near the town of Baiji in Iraq's northern central...

Indonesian military puts out 3,163 hotspots

Saturday, 10 Oct 2015 14:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian military (TNI) has managed to put out 3,163 out of 3,289 hotspots from land and forest fires in the four provinces of South Sumatra,...

Australia to spend US$1 bln on armored vehicles

Monday, 05 Oct 2015 19:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SYDNEY -- Australia will spend Aus$1.3 billion (US$1 billion) on next-generation armored land vehicles for its army, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said Monday as he announced the latest...

Guyana accuses Venezuela of military build-up

Wednesday, 23 Sep 2015 23:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GUYANA -- Guyana's President David Granger on Tuesday accused Venezuela of engaging in a military build-up near its eastern border, calling it an "extraordinary escalation" of an ongoing...

Thai military court releease 14 student protesters

Tuesday, 07 Jul 2015 17:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK -- A Thai military court on Tuesday released 14 students held for almost two weeks for holding anti-coup protests in defiance of a ban on public gatherings,...

New face of our military

Wednesday, 17 Jun 2015 20:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, By: Asma NadiaAt a location in East Jakarta.The children sat quietly in the clean and cool library. In the other corner in the same room, some children play...

OPM declares open war, Legislator: Military should not be provoked

Monday, 25 May 2015 17:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Military (TNI) should not be provoked by the Free Papua Organization (OPM) that challenges it to wage a war, Chairman of Commission I of...

Japan cabinet to ok military expansion rules

Friday, 15 May 2015 03:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TOKYO -- Japan's cabinet was expected Thursday to approve a set of bills bolstering the role and scope of the military, as the pacifist country redefines its position...

Military to secure presidential visit to Ambon

Tuesday, 05 May 2015 13:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AMBON -- More than two thousand military personnel will be deployed to provide security during President Joko Widodo's visit to the eastern Indonesian city of Ambon, according to...

Nigerian state lauds military on rescue of abducted females

Monday, 04 May 2015 15:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LAGOS -- The restive northeast Nigeria's Borno state government on Sunday commended the military for its efforts in rescuing about 500 children and women abducted by suspected Boko...

Military officers arrests two drug dealers

Sunday, 26 Apr 2015 19:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NUNUKAN -- The officers of 433/Julu Siri Infantry Battalion have arrested two drug dealers who distributed crystal meth in Sebatik area of North Kalimantan Province.The Commander of Border...

Indonesian miliary personnel ready to safeguard AAC: Commander

Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 16:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Military personnel are well prepared to safeguard the implementation of the upcoming Asia-Africa Conference (AAC) 2015, according to Chief of the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) General...

Thai junta chief threatens to hold onto power

Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015 19:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK -- Thailand's junta chief warned detractors Wednesday that he would hold onto power indefinitely if they continued to oppose his plans for the kingdom in a heated...

Fallen Chinese general facing graft charges dies: Xinhua

Monday, 16 Mar 2015 13:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- The highest-ranking Chinese military officer to fall under President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption drive has died of cancer, official media reported Monday (16/3).Xu Caihou rose to become...

SCO poses no military threat to anyone: Secretary General

Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 13:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MOSCOW -- The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will never pose military threat to anyone, its secretary-general said Wednesday.The SCO has never target anyone, Dmitry Mezentsev told the opening...

Rights group urges Thai lawmakers to drop plan for military detention of civilians

Friday, 13 Feb 2015 17:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK -- Thailand's legislators should scrap a proposal for the military to detain civilians for up to three months with no judicial oversight, rights group Human Rights Watch...

KPK may seek military aid to bring in police witnesses

Friday, 30 Jan 2015 18:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The anti-corruption body is considering seeking assistance from the Indonesian Military (TNI) to bring in witnesses for questioning as part of investigations into the case that...

Ministry of Defense ensures the quality of weaponry system

Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 17:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Secretary General of Ministry of Defense, Lieutenant General Ediwan Prabowo, stated that the ministry prioritized quality over cheap price on purchasing weaponry. The ministry's decision on...

Plan to build West Papua regional military command awaits land

Saturday, 27 Dec 2014 22:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- The Indonesian Army is awaiting land assistance from the West Papua provincial government to set up a regional military command in the province, Army Chief of...

A US littoral combat ship makes the first visit to Indonesia on Monday

Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 01:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) arrived in Jakarta, Indonesia Dec. 22 as part of a 16-month rotational deployment in support of the Indo-Asia-Pacific...

Indonesian Red Cross and military sign MoU on disaster relief operations

Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 17:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) will cooperate with the country's Military (TNI) in natural disaster relief operations, blood donation services, health care, and other humanitarian tasks....