Indonesia, India plan to develop strategic Indian Ocean port

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is greeted by Indonesian President Joko Widodo upon arrival at Merdeka Palace for their meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia May 30, 2018. REUTERS/Dita Alangkara/Pool

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia and India pledged on Wednesday to step up defence and maritime cooperation, with plans to develop a strategic Indonesian naval port in the Indian Ocean, the leaders of the two countries said after meeting in Jakarta. Indonesian President Joko Widodo met Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss, among other issues, […]

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