Updates - Internasional
Jakarta (ANTARA) - President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) is upbeat about continued improvements in the United Nations (UN), thereby making it more responsive and effective in addressing several global challenges.
Jakarta (ANTARA) - President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) emphasized the United Nations' (UN's) role in today's circumstances wherein conflicts persist, especially amid hardships in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, affirming that "no one is safe until everyone is".
Jakarta (ANTARA) - On the 75th commemoration of the anniversary of the United Nations (UN), Indonesian Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi encouraged the international body to bolster its relevance and adaptation in facing global challenges.
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.