Wednesday, 24th May 2017
International

Jokowi welcomes Swedish King, Queen at Bogor Palace

22nd May 2017
Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and First Lady Iriana welcomed Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia at the Bogor Palace. The Swedish monarch leader is on a visit to three cities --Jakarta, Bogor, and ...
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