Republic of Indonesia


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Noun1.Republic of Indonesia - a republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islandsRepublic of Indonesia - a republic in southeastern Asia on an archipelago including more than 13,000 islands; achieved independence from the Netherlands in 1945; the principal oil producer in the Far East and Pacific regions
Holy War Warriors, Laskar Jihad - a paramilitary terrorist organization of militant Muslims in Indonesia; wages a jihad against Christians in Indonesia; subscribes to the Wahhabi creed of Islam
Mujahedeen Kompak - a militant Islamic militia that was formed in 2005 by hardliners who split from Jemaah Islamiyah
OPEC, Organization of Petroleum-Exporting Countries - an organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a common policy for the production and sale of petroleum
gamelan - a traditional Indonesian ensemble typically including many tuned percussion instruments including bamboo xylophones and wooden or bronze chimes and gongs
pesantran, pesantren - a Muslim school in Indonesia operated by religious leaders; produces young militants skilled in jihad
ASEAN, Association of Southeast Asian Nations - an association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism
Southeast Asia - a geographical division of Asia that includes Indochina plus Indonesia and the Philippines and Singapore
Austronesia - islands of central and South Pacific (Indonesia and Melanesia and Micronesia and Polynesia)
Java - an island in Indonesia to the south of Borneo; one of the world's most densely populated regions
Bali - an island in Indonesia to the east of Java; striking volcanic scenery; culture is known for elaborate dances and rituals and for handicrafts
Timor - an island in Indonesia in the Malay Archipelago; the largest and most eastern of the Lesser Sunda Islands
Sumatra - a mountainous island in western Indonesia
Celebes, Sulawesi - a mountainous island in eastern Indonesia
Moluccas, Spice Islands - a group of island in eastern Indonesia between Celebes and New Guinea; settled by the Portuguese but taken by the Dutch who made them the center for a spice monopoly, at which time they were known as Spice Islands
Indonesian Borneo, Kalimantan - the part of Indonesia on the southern side of the island of Borneo
Krakatao, Krakatau, Krakatoa - a small volcanic island in Indonesia between Java and Sumatra; its violent eruption in 1883 was the greatest in recorded history
Indonesian - a native or inhabitant of Indonesia
Translations
Republik Indonesien
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The parties commit themselves to creating conditions within which the government of the Acehnese people can be manifested through a fair and democratic process within the unitary state and Constitution of the Republic of Indonesia.
The Republic of Indonesia is a member of the G20 in the Asia Pacific region, the world's third-largest archipelagic state and home to the world's largest Muslim population.
The MoU was signed on the sidelines of the official visit by President of the Republic of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, to the country.
Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki received the parliamentary delegation of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Indonesia on 16 January.
President of the Republic of Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will give a welcoming speech at the opening ceremony, said the press service of the Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry.
On August 17, the Indonesian embassy commemorated the day of the Declaration of Independence of the Republic of Indonesia.
Following the nomination of the three destinations concerned, the New7Wonders Foundation has issued a press release expected to be socialized to the community of Indonesia," Esthy Reko Astuty, the Director of Promotion Facility of the Culture and Tourism Ministry of the Republic of Indonesia, said here recently.
based Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia to urge all those who wish to help victims of the May 27 Java earthquake to donate cash, as an alternative to gifts-in-kind and other commodities, in order to provide optimal assistance.
The RMS was declared April 25, 1950 by former soldiers from the Moluccas who fought for Dutch colonialists and did not want to join the new Republic of Indonesia.
At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The United Arab Emirates and the Republic of Indonesia signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on combating the human trafficking between the UAE's National Committee to Combat Human Trafficking and its counterpart Indonesian counterpart.
Bambang Widigdo, in the presence of the Saudi Ambassador to the Republic of Indonesia Mustafa bin Ibrahim Al-Mubarak.