South Korean Leader to Visit Indonesia Next Week

Sonya Michaella    •    02 November 2017 18:19 WIB
east asia
South Korean Leader to Visit Indonesia Next Week
South Korea President Moon Jae-In (Photo:AFP/Jung Yeon-Je), Jakarta: Indonesian President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo will receive South Korean President Moon Jae-In at Bogor Palace in Bogor, West Java on November 9, 2017.

The two leaders will discuss a wide range of bilateral issues. They also will address a number of regional issues.

"The Korean Peninsula crisis is one of the topics. This issue is important for South Korea," the Indonesian Foreign Ministy's  East Asia and Pacific affairs director Edi Yusup in Central Jakarta on Thursday afternoon.

"The Korean Peninsula crisis is filled with many actors, including China and the United States. Moon's visit is aimed to receive Indonesia's support," the Indonesian Foreign Ministry official added.

The two governments will explore various bilateral cooperation opportunities. They also will sign several memorandums of understanding (MoUs).