Jumat, 20 Februari 2009

Yudhoyono Meet Minister of Foreign Affairs United States Hillary Clinton

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs United States Hillary Clinton at the State Palace, Jakarta, Thursday (19 / 2) 10:00 WIB. Meeting about 30 minutes discussing this on trade, security, and climate change.

Meeting be regarded Indonesia as important entry in one of state visit of Hillary. In fact, India does not fit in Hillary's first visit. But Hillary gets the mandate from President Barack Obama to visit Indonesia.

Hits Hillary seems to show changes from the U.S. face. This is visible from a more lax security. Even Hillary approached journalists. This is rarely done in U.S. even visiting a country. Obviously, journalists scramble Peace with the mother of this daughter.

This Changes in the U.S. known as Smart Power. "We build relationships with Indonesia in compreherensif. This is a stage as an important commitment from the United States to implement smart power. To hear and speak to all the citizens of the world," said Hillary.

So what is the U.S. commitment to Indonesia? That will be more clearly strategic assistance that is not necessarily always in the military or on the top level of government. There will be more attention on issues of education, health, and social.

One of the U.S. government assistance MCK is a plus-plus in Petojo, Jakarta. The project was built in 2007 so that this aim would change the habits of a bath or defecate in the river. Disposal of MCK is processed into a gas that can be the local people.

This kind of project that the U.S. planned to continue to be developed. Under the new diplomats, Indonesia seems to be to see more similar assistance as part of the new policies Washington innings. The withdrawal relations, Indonesia is not impossible to exchange thoughts with the U.S. let alone the assistance which is considered strategic.

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