Anthony John Abbott's visit to meet the President of the Republic of Indonesia,
Relations between Indonesia and Australia due to geographical factors that can actually be mutually beneficial. If things are not mutually crucial and sensitive political disturb each. Indeed, conflicts of interest are avoided. But over time the relationship between the two countries constantly disturbed. Australia due to the inclusion of escape movements let the Free Papua Movement (Organisasi Papua Merdeka - OPM) to areas of Australia, for example. Indonesia and Malaysia conflict involving British and Australian troops in Borneo 1962 - 1966, due to breach of agreement by the International Federation of Malaysia, on the concept of the Plan through an agreement Macapagal Manila Agreement, which is about boundaries and ownership of their respective territories. when it was. Then the separation of East Timor (Timor Leste) and Indonesia in 1999. Indonesia considers Australia intervened. Indonesia had a harmonious relationship days of the , Soeharto. Occurs economic relations, education, health and tourism.
History can not be forgotten by both parties is when military aggression I and II. Australia suggested that Indonesia for help directly to the UN Secretary General. Australia asked directly to the Security Council to attack the Dutch soldiers to Indonesia immediately stopped. Even after Australia joined the United Nations Commission On Indonesia (UNCI). Australia continues to oversee negotiations Netherlands and Indonesia, which recorded the history of the Renville agreement, because the agreement was made on board Renville. Australia continues to assist Indonesia to the Round Table Conference (Konfrensi Meja Bundar), also known by history into RTC (KMB). Up towards the preparation and the independence of Indonesia 1945. And help Indonesia to be recognized internationally as one of the members of the United Nations at the end of 1949.
The above excerpt is very important history begins visits, Anthony John Abbott, leader of the opposition Liberal Party's Australia to meet the President of the Republic of Indonesia. This afternoon at the Office of the President of the Republic of Indonesia in Jakarta. The visit was apparently more to the visit of friendship, for the sake of improving relations between the two countries. President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono was accompanied by Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa, State Secretary Sudi Silalahi and Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Djoko Suyanto.
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