Sunday, 12 Ramadhan 1439 / 27 May 2018

Sunday, 12 Ramadhan 1439 / 27 May 2018

INDEX BERITA

Indonesia, Palestine to sign Preferential Trade Agreement

Thursday, 24 May 2018 08:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia and Palestine will soon sign Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA). Indonesian Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita said the free trade treaty will enable both countries to apply...

Indonesia calls on UN to uphold international law

Friday, 18 May 2018 12:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi conveyed to the UN member states the importance of upholding international law to maintain international peace and security. The...

Indonesia strongly condemns killing of Palestinian protester

Wednesday, 16 May 2018 06:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Government of Indonesia strongly condemned the excessive use of force and the shootings of Palestinian civilians. Thousands of Palestinians were demonstrating at the Gaza-Israel borders...

Israel action against Palestine is genocide: Rofi Munawar

Wednesday, 16 May 2018 02:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Deputy Chairman of the Inter-Parliamentary Cooperation Body (BKSAP) of the RI House of Representatives, Rofi Munawar, has criticized Israel's actions. The clash has led to...

OIC condemns US decision to open embassy in Jerusalem

Tuesday, 15 May 2018 01:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Monday strongly rejected and condemned the illegal decision by the US Administration to open its embassy in Jerusalem. The...

Palestinian ambassador lauds rally to save Bayt al Maqdis

Saturday, 12 May 2018 02:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Palestinian Ambassador to Indonesia Zuhair Saleh Muhammad Al-Shun has lauded "115 rally" in Jakarta on Friday. At least hundreds of thousands of people staged a peace...

Bachtiar Nasir urges Trump to stop stoking conflict

Friday, 11 May 2018 18:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Coalition Chairman for Bayt al Maqdis Freedom Bachtiar Nasir has urged US President Donald Trump to stop provocative action by moving the US Embassy from...

115 rally demand United Nations to be stern against Trump

Friday, 11 May 2018 15:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Hundred thousand of Muslims in Indonesia participated in a rally of solidarity to support Palestinians or "115 rally" at National Monument (Monas) area, Central Jakarta, on...

MUI supports al Quds as capital of Palestine

Friday, 11 May 2018 15:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) supports Palestine to make Al Quds, Jerusalem, its capital as part of the resolution of Baitul Maqdis produced during the sixth...

US Jerusalem decision will jeopardize peace process: Hidayat

Friday, 11 May 2018 13:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The United States' decision to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem will jeopardize the peace building process in the Middle East, Prosperous Justice Party...

Indonesia strongly denounces US move on Jerusalem: Jokowi

Friday, 11 May 2018 13:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BOGOR -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has denounced a unilateral plan by the United States to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The move to...

Rally on May 11 free from political elements: Bachtiar Nasir

Sunday, 06 May 2018 03:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Muslim preacher Bachtiar Nasir said Indonesia will hold another big rally in support of the Palestinians following US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s...

Indonesia condemns US plan to move embassy to Jerusalem

Monday, 26 Feb 2018 21:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA --  Indonesia has strongly condemned the United States' plan to move its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem in May this year, Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated on...

Trump threatens to pull aid to Palestinians

Friday, 26 Jan 2018 12:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DAVOS -- U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to withhold aid to the Palestinians if they did not pursue peace with Israel, saying they had snubbed the...

Abbas wins EU backing for Palestinian capital in E Jerusalem

Tuesday, 23 Jan 2018 06:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BRUSSELS -- The European Union assured President Mahmoud Abbas it supported his ambition to have East Jerusalem as capital of a Palestinian state, in the bloc's latest rejection...

Marsudi, Mattis discuss Palestine, humanitarian aid cut

Tuesday, 23 Jan 2018 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi on Monday received a visit from the United States Secretary of Defence James Mattis in the Pancasila Building of...

US not to pay $45 mln pledged for Palestinian food aid

Saturday, 20 Jan 2018 11:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- The United States will not provide $45 million in food aid for Palestinians that it pledged last month as part of the West Bank/Gaza Emergency Appeal...

Trump denies embassy in Tel Aviv to be moved within a year

Thursday, 18 Jan 2018 23:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump denied on Wednesday that the planned relocation of the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem would take place within a year, after Prime...

Ahed Tamimi to be held until end of Israeli military trial

Thursday, 18 Jan 2018 03:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, OFER PRISON, WEST BANK -- A 16-year-old Palestinian girl, hailed as a hero by Palestinians for hitting and kicking Israeli soldiers outside her home, will remain in detention...

Jordan slams Israel for preventing restoration at Al Aqsa

Wednesday, 17 Jan 2018 18:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AMMAN -- Jordan on Tuesday condemned an Israeli order to stop all maintenance and restoration works in the Al-Aqsa Mosque, the state-run Petra news agency reported. Jordan's Minister of...

Marsudi receives phone call from Tillerson

Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018 04:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi on Monday received a 30-minute call from US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs tweeted...

The status of Jerusalem is like Mecca: Abbas

Monday, 15 Jan 2018 16:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, RAMALLAH -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas slammed on Sunday the peace deal proposed by U.S. President Donald Trump, calling it a "a slap on the face." Abbas told members...

Japan, Indonesia to improve Palestinians living standard

Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 07:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Japan and Indonesia have started a triangular cooperation by expanding training and education to improve the living standard of the Palestinian people. One of the cooperation projects...

Indonesia imposes zero tariffs on Palestinian products

Tuesday, 09 Jan 2018 20:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government has imposed zero tariffs on the import of several goods from Palestine since early this year to support its economy, Foreign Minister Retno...

Pope calls for dialog in Korea, ban on nuclear weapons

Monday, 08 Jan 2018 22:37 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis called on Monday for all nations to support dialog to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula and to work for a legally binding...

Arab League to lobby UN to recognize Palestinian state

Monday, 08 Jan 2018 14:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AMMAN -- King Abdullah II of Jordan on Saturday called for intensified Arab efforts to support the Palestinians following a decision by U.S. President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as...

Jerusalem is not for sale: Mahmoud Abbas

Thursday, 04 Jan 2018 03:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, RAMALLAH -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's office said Wednesday that Jerusalem is not for sale after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to cut off financial aid to Palestinians. "Jerusalem...

Palestinians condemn Trump aid halt threat

Wednesday, 03 Jan 2018 19:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, RAMALLAH -- Ramallah, West Bank, Jan 3 (Antara/Reuters) - Palestinians condemned as blackmail on Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to withhold future aid payments over what he...

US threatens to withhold aid cash to Palestinians

Wednesday, 03 Jan 2018 19:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS -- U.S. President Donald Trump said in tweets on Tuesday that the United States may withhold future aid payments to Palestinians, accusing them of being "no...

The world is on Palestinians side

Monday, 01 Jan 2018 06:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- United States (US) President made controversial decision as he unilaterally recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital. He also want to move the US embassy there from Tel...

PNA urges Arab League to boycott US, Guatemala and allies

Friday, 29 Dec 2017 11:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, RAMALLAH -- Palestinian Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Minister Riad Malki said Thursday that the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) will urge in the upcoming Arab League (AL) summit to...

Indonesia condemns Guatemala's decision on Yerusalem

Wednesday, 27 Dec 2017 07:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Government has condemned Guatemala's plan to move its embassy in Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, backing US President Donald Trump's move to recognize the holy...

Guatemala to move embassy to Jerusalem, backing Trump

Tuesday, 26 Dec 2017 09:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GUATEMALA CITY -- Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales said on Sunday he had given instructions to move the Central American country's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, a few days...

Indonesians rally in support of Palestine

Sunday, 17 Dec 2017 23:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,JAKARTA -- At least several hundred thousand people staged a peace rally at the National Monument in Jakarta on Sunday to show solidarity for Palestine and to condemn US...

Turkey starts initiatives at UN to annul Trump decision

Saturday, 16 Dec 2017 12:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ANKARA --  Turkey is starting initiatives at the United Nations to annul a decision by the United States to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, President Tayyip Erdogan said...

Dino views Trump's decision akin to 'Israel first'

Saturday, 16 Dec 2017 12:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian senior diplomat Dino Patti Djalal views President Donald Trump's decision on Jerusalem as merely based on the United States (US) domestic political considerations, rather than a...

Mahathir calls Trump a 'villain' for Jerusalem plan

Saturday, 16 Dec 2017 12:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR -- Muslim-majority Malaysia's former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad on Friday called U.S. President Donald Trump an "international bully" and a "villain" for his move to recognize Jerusalem...

Israel troops kill 4, wound 160 in protest over Jerusalem

Saturday, 16 Dec 2017 11:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GAZA -- Israeli troops shot dead four Palestinians and wounded 150 others with live fire on Friday, medical officials said, as protests over U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of...

Jakarta police ready to secure 1712 action

Saturday, 16 Dec 2017 09:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Jakarta police are getting ready to secure the Palestinian Defense Action to be held at Monas Square, Sunday, following the unilateral decision by the United...

77 mass organizations stage rally to support Palestine

Saturday, 16 Dec 2017 08:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MEULABOH -- Some 77 Islamic and youth organizations in West Aceh district staged a rally on Friday to show their solidarity with Palestine and to denounce the US unilateral...