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Indonesian president to receive country’s first COVID-19 vaccine shot

JAKARTA: Indonesian President Joko Widodo said he would be the first person in the country to be vaccinated for COVID-19 as he unveiled a campaign promising free inoculations for everyone in the country. Wikodo’s announcement comes as Indonesia battles misinformation

Indonesian President Jokowi kicks off new term

JAKARTA: Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo was sworn in for a second term on Sunday, as helicopters flew overhead and troops kept watch in the capital Jakarta — days after militants tried to assassinate his top security minister. Foreign heads of