Megawati Sukarnoputri

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Meg·a·wa·ti Su·kar·no·pu·tri

also Megawati Soe·kar·no·pu·tri  (mĕg′ə-wä′tē so͞o-kär′nō-po͞o′trē) Born 1947.
Indonesian politician who was Indonesia's first woman president (2001-2004).
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Jakarta, Rajab 10, 1435, May 9, 2014, SPA -- The opposition Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P), led by former president Megawati Sukarnoputri,
Taufik Kiemas, the speaker of the legislative branch of the Indonesian government and husband of former Indonesian President Megawati Sukarnoputri, passed away Saturday evening in a Singapore hospital, a senior official said.
Wahid defeated Megawati Sukarnoputri to win the presidency in a parliamentary vote, even though her Democratic Party of Struggle put in the strongest showing in a general election earlier in 1999.
JAKARTA: Indonesian opposition leader Megawati Sukarnoputri launched a Constitutional Court challenge Tuesday to President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono s election victory.
Meanwhile, in Indonesia, President Megawati Sukarnoputri used the fear of terror after 9/11 to rally Indonesia against insurgents in the province of Aceh.
The president reportedly arrived in Bali today to show support for Indonesia's efforts to fight terrorism, and will meet with President Megawati Sukarnoputri and Muslim clerics near the airport.
Goh and Indonesian President Megawati Sukarnoputri jointly officiated at the ceremony on Indonesia's Batam island Monday to mark the successful completion of the pipeline.
President Megawati Sukarnoputri signed a decree late last night authorising war.
The current President, Megawati Sukarnoputri, is the third leader of Indonesia since Suharto left the stage.
Bashir is being held over church bombings and a plot to kill President Megawati Sukarnoputri.
Officials say President Megawati Sukarnoputri would ask President Bush and Australia's prime minister John Howard for help in the fight against terrorism.
His daughter, Megawati Sukarnoputri, left, has been the country's leader since July last year.