Updates - Internasional
Jakarta (ANTARA) - Indonesia chose to abstain or declined to vote for extension of the UN resolution to extend an arms embargo on Iran as proposed by the US, a decision also taken by 10 other UN Security Council (UNSC) members.
Jakarta (ANTARA) - Indonesia aims to continue promoting the global development agenda of 2030, including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), after being elected as a member of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) for 2021 to 2023.
Jakarta (ANTARA) - Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi raised the issue of women's empowerment in the 43rd Session of the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council. "Investing in women means investing in human rights," Foreign Minister Marsudi said in her first speech as a member of the UN Human Rights Council 2020-2022 Period at The UN headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, Monday, February 24, as conveyed through a written statement from the Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Jakarta (ANTARA) - The Indonesian government has urged Israel to stop its plan to annex the Palestinian territory in the West Bank, Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi stated.
A total of 243 people were successfully repatriated by the Indonesian Government Repatriation Team. They consist of 237 Indonesians living in Hubei Province, one foreigner (spouse of an Indonesian woman), and five members of the Advance team of the Indonesian Embassy in Beijing. All of them have arrived safely at Natuna.
Jakarta, Indonesia - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Sekar Manggis Foundation presented the "Award for Excellence in Diplomacy" to Dr. H. Muhammad Jusuf Kalla for his contribution in diplomacy during an event that took place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (23/01).
New York, 7 May 2019: "Before we begin the discussion, allow me to wish a happy fasting in this Ramadan to all Muslims in the world," said Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno LP Marsudi when chairing the UN Security Council's open debate themed "Sowing The Seed of Peace: Enhancing the Safety and Performance of the UN Peacekeeping Mission (UN MPP)" at the UN Headquarters in New York, USA (7/5).
New York, 7 May 2019: A unique scene marked the UN Security Council (UNSC) Meeting chaired by Indonesian Minister for Foreign Affairs as the President of UN Security Council in May 2019, where the chamber of the Meeting was colored by various batik and tenun.