Indonesia Does Not Have Territorial Disputes with China: Retno

Fajar Nugraha    •    07 Oktober 2016 18:53 WIB
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Indonesia Does Not Have Territorial Disputes with China: Retno
Jokowi observed Angkasa Yudha 2016 exercise in Natuna Islands on Thursday, October 6, 2016 (Photo:Antara)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has reiterated Indonesia does not have any territorial disputes with China.

Indonesia is not a claimant in the South China Sea. The country also does not recognize China's nine dash line.

"We don't have overlapping territorial waters with China," Retno said in Natuna Islands, as quoted by Cabinet Secretary's official website.

President Joko Widodo and several high-ranking officials visited Natuna Islands on Thursday, October 6, 2016. They observed an airborne exercise in the islands.

Natuna Islands are located near the South china Sea. It is prone to the tension in the area.

"It is actually a regular exercise," she stated.


(WAH)