Indonesia and Australia Eye Stronger Cooperation

Yogi Bayu Aji    •    27 Oktober 2016 15:32 WIB
diplomacy
Indonesia and Australia Eye Stronger Cooperation
Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu (Photo:MI/M Irfan)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Indonesia will hold a two-plus-two meeting with Australia in Bali on Friday (10/28).

"We will strengthen our cooperation," said Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta on Thursday (10/27).

Ryamiyard mentioned the ministers will discuss a wide range of issues, including terrorism and the South China Sea issue.

"ISIS is our common enemy. We need to combat radicalism," he continued.

It will be the fourth two-plus-two meeting between the two countries. Australia hosted the latest two-plus-two meeting in Sydney last year.


(WAH)