Todays Highlights
  • Indonesian Farmers Combat Bird Flu More
  • Trivia Quiz about Indonesia for US Ambassador More
  • Healthy Moms and Healthy Babies More
  • Rebuilding Aceh’s Education Infrastructure More
Democratic Spirit

In 1999, Secretary of State Madeleine Albright traveled to Jakarta and met with President B. J. Habibie. Secretary Albright pledged support for a new spirit of democracy as Indonesia prepared for its first free election in 44 years and accepted newly independent East Timor.