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Indonesian President to Visit Australia for Talks on Trade, Security
Indonesian President Joko Widodo is making his first visit to Australia Saturday, in a sign that tensions early this year have eased and relations between the two Asia-Pacific neighbors are stable.
Australia’s relationship with its heavily populated northern neighbor is often turbulent. It soured when Australia supported East Timorese independence from Indonesia in 2002.
More recently in 2015, diplomatic tension rose when Jakarta executed two members of an Australian drug...