Indonesia’s military craves more power

Armed forces chief Hadi Tjahjanto angles for more command control over internal security issues, including anti-terrorism, now handled by police

Jakarta, February 19, 2018 2:18 PM (UTC+8)
Members of Indonesia's special forces Kopassus march during celebrations for the 72nd anniversary of the Indonesia military, in Cilegon, Banten province, October 5, 2017.  Photo: Reuters/Beawiharta
Members of Indonesia's special forces Kopassus march during celebrations for the 72nd anniversary of the Indonesia military, in Cilegon, Banten province, October 5, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Beawiharta
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