Malaysia, Indonesia out of tune

Malaysia, Indonesia out of tune

Ong Hock Chuan, Jakarta

Neighboring and serumpun (from the same root) countries Malaysia and Indonesia have been out of step with each other lately over the traditional song Rasa Sayang.

The song and dance over Rasa Sayang began when the Malaysian government used it as a jingle to promote the country’s tourism. Baca lebih lanjut

Iklan

Malaysia fails to show quality of high Malay civilization

08/30/07 12:13 Pekanbaru (ANTARA News) – Malaysia`s refusal to apologize for the torture incident of Indonesian karate referee Donald Peter Luther Kolopita by four Malaysian police last week does not reflect the quality of high Malay civilization, a man of literary said here on Thursday.

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Confrontation

Indonesia-Malaysia confrontation

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

[Note : Just a backround reading]

Indonesia-Malaysia confrontation
Date 19621966
Location Malay Peninsula, Borneo
Casus
belli
Formation of Malaysia
Result Peace treaty

  • Normalization of diplomatic relationship
  • Indonesia accepts the formation of Malaysia
Combatants
Malaysia
United Kingdom
New Zealand
Australia
Indonesia
Tentera Nasional Kalimantan Utara
Commanders
Tunku Abdul Rahman (political)
Walter Colyear Walker (military)
Soekarno

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