Former Indonesian leader endorses Widodo rival for presidency

FILE PHOTO: Former Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono delivers a speech during the DBS Asian Insights Conference in Singapore July 10, 2015. REUTERS/Edgar Su

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Setting the stage for a re-run of Indonesia’s 2014 election, former President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said on Monday he would support an opposition leader to challenge President Joko Widodo in polls due next year. Indonesians are due to vote for members of parliament and the president in April, but tensions are already […]

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