Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center Southeast Asia Forum Stanford University


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Indonesia's Obama, Washington's Indonesia

Commentary

Author
Donald K. Emmerson - Stanford University

Published
Asia Time Online, 25 March 2009


“When will he come?”  Again and again in this city I have been
asked when US President Barack Hussein will visit Indonesia.  I cannot remember a time,
since my first trip here in 1967, when Indonesians have looked forward more eagerly to
hosting an American president.