Independence & National Sovereignty

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May 2015

Citra Indonesia – May 20, 2015

Jakarta – Indonesian People’s United Resistance (PPRI) spokesperson Surya Anta believes that the administration of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo is one that relies on the interests of the politica

August 2014

Kompas – August 16, 2014

Kid: All the best for August 17 Mr!

Prizes read: Human rights, fuel [prices], poverty, culture of corruption, law [enforcement], sectarian conflicts.

Kompas – August 15, 2014

Man: Freedom!

August 2013

Kompas – August 21, 2013

Prizes read (clockwise): 2014 elections, high prices, security forces shootings, weakening rupiah, riots, oil and gas corruption.

July 2012

Kompas – July 25, 2012

Man: It’s just a parcel... where’s the tempeh?

Official: We are not a tempeh nation

Man: Then what kind of nation are we? A parcel nation...

May 2011

Kompas – May 22, 2011

Man: The only thing left is foreign fish (ikan – fish, asin – salty, asin(g) – foreign)

August 2010

Kompas – August 16, 2010

As the country gears up to commemorate its 65th anniversary tomorrow, many Indonesian’s are still waiting for the fruits of independence.

May 2010

Kompas – May 5, 2010

Government official: Up for auction, up for auction...

Man: Ooo... So it’s worth as much as that...

August 2007

Indonesia – August 17, 2007

Ari Saputra, Jakarta – Workers had their own way of commemorating the anniversary of Indonesia’s independence.

Indonesia – August 17, 2007

Bagus Kurniawan, Yogyakarta – The 62nd anniversary of Indonesian independence failed to prevent student and non-government organisations from demonstrating.