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Post-Widodo political jockeying kicks off in Indonesia

JAKARTA – One of Indonesia’s senior-most politicians, black-bearded National Democrat Party (Nasdem) chairman Surya Paloh appears to see himself as an unlikely kingmaker as parties begin jostling for position ahead of the Valentine’s Day 2024 presidential and legislative elections. The wily 71-year-old Aceh-born media magnate was among the first to endorse President Joko Widodo when he ran for […]