Tag: Indonesia

Indonesian Navy Shot Vietnamese Fisherman

Indonesia’s navy shot and wounded four Vietnamese fishers aboard a fishing boat in the South China Sea over the weekend, Vietnamese authorities said. The Vietnamese boat was about 132 nautical miles (245 kilometers) southeast of Vietnam’s Con Dao island when the fishermen were shot Saturday night, the Binh Dinh provincial search-and-rescue committee said on its […]

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Indonesia Protects Its Territory Against China’s Incursion

Indonesia is defending its South China Sea territory against ‘foreign’ threats. The country has long maintained an exclusive economic zone in waters insisted by China, but unlike its neighboring country, it’s never been a part of the conflict. China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei, and Taiwan all declare sovereign rights over some areas of the […]

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Indonesia Rename South China Ignores China’s Warning

Indonesia showed the newly assigned North Natuna Sea on Friday when it unveiled a new official map of the national archipelago. It shows current negotiations with Southeast Asian neighbors and the 2016 findings of the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague in the Netherlands on the dispute in the South China Sea between China […]

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Bureau of Immigration Released 117 Indonesian Illegal Passport Holder

MANILA — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has released the 117 Indonesian nationals who were arrested for holding Philippine passports to the custody of the Indonesian embassy in Manila. Atty. Antonette Mangrobang, BI Spokesperson, confirmed that the foreigners were under Indonesian Embassy supervision since Friday. “They have been released to the Indonesian embassy by the […]

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200 Jailed Philippine Fisherman Return Home

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, Aug. 22 (PNA) — Around 200 fishermen from this city and other parts of Mindanao who were jailed in Indonesia due to illegal fishing and immigration violations have been repatriated by the Philippine Consulate General in Manado. Daniel Te, head of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Regional Consular Office-12 here, said […]

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Indonesian Army Training

Garuda Shield 2014 – Machine Gun and Guided Weapons

Garuda Shield 2014 finishes strong with the Combined Arms Live Fire Exercise (CALFEX). Includes sound bites from Staff Sgt. Travis Maynard, Squad Leader, 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment. Hometown: Palatka, Fla. and Lt. Col. Mike Trotter, Battalion Commander, 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team. Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.

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Indonesia Air Force

Indonesia and US Military Combined Arms Live Fire Exercise

Garuda Shield 2014 finishes strong with the Combined Arms Live Fire Exercise (CALFEX). Includes sound bites from Staff Sgt. Travis Maynard, Squad Leader, 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment. Hometown: Palatka, Fla. and Lt. Col. Mike Trotter, Battalion Commander, 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team. Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.  

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