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TNI to built 17 additional border posts in Kalimantan

18th December 2014
The Indonesian Military (TNI) plans to add 17 border posts in areas located in the East and North Kalimantan provinces that share their borders with Malaysia. "The construction of the posts is intended to declare the ...
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