Obama To Visit Jakarta, Indonesia

May 04, 2009 | Updated May 25, 2011

US President Barack Obama will make a much-awaited visit to Jakarta this year, his Indonesian counterpart Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has confirmed.

Speaking on his chartered Garuda jet immediately after leaving the Group of 20 leaders' meeting in London yesterday, Mr Yudhoyono said he had finally secured a commitment from the US leader for a stopover.

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