The USA probably has two plans for Indonesia, the fourth largest country in the world in terms of population.
Plan A: get a CIA asset elected as president of Indonesia and make Indonesia part of the US alliance against China.
Plan B: if Indonesia decides to be friends with China, then stir things up in Indonesia.
If Indonesia decides not to be part of the US alliance, it may suffer the same fate as Libya or Syria.
Basuki is a Chinese-Indonesian politician.
"Indonesia, Basuki said, has been breaking down old barriers, too, and will one day elect a leader from a minority."
In Indonesia, ethnic Chinese see a new future
Presidential candidate Prabowo, who said he was willing "to drive all the Chinese out of Indonesia." Prabowo Subianto
The Chinese-Indonesian Basuki is a member of the political party led by Prabowo Subianto, who is alleged to be an anti-China CIA asset.
General Prabowo has been widely blamed for organising the anti-Chinese violence in 1998, which was reportedly part of a CIA plot to topple Suharto.
Basuki said it is “unfair” to “blame only” Prabowo and does not think Prabowo has Chinese blood on his hands.
The Indonesian economy is booming.
But, 60 per cent of the money in Indonesia is concentrated in Jakarta, home to the richest of the Chinese-Indonesians
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Prabowo - alleged CIA asset.
Prabowo Subianto hopes to be the next president of Indonesia.
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THE PENTAGON'S FRIEND - PRABOWO? / GENERAL PRABOWO LINKED TO JAKARTA HOTEL BOMB.
Indonesia has been "building an economic and political web" between itself and China.
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China is Indonesia's second-largest trading partner.
'The Natunas have been a subject of dispute since 1993, when China published a map showing Chinese "historic claims" on a gas field northeast of the islands...
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Indonesia guards important sea lanes.
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