TITLE

Questioning a president's word

AUTHOR(S)
Thoenes, Sander
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/26/99, Vol. 91 Issue 63, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on allegations that Indonesian President B.J. Habibie could be protecting his discredited predecessor, Makam Suharto. Possibility of a parliamentary inquiry into a taped telephone conversation, which is allegedly a conversation between Habibie and his Attorney General Andi Ghalib; What is on the tape recording; News media freedom in Indonesia; Call for Habibie's impeachment.
ACCESSION #
1571994

 

Related Articles

  • Suharto's legacy of chaos. Dworkin, Anthony // New Statesman;07/24/98, Vol. 127 Issue 4395, p30 

    Focuses on the negative contribution made by former Indonesian President Makam Suharto during his term in office. Number of banks which were registered in Indonesia in 1997; Growth of the gross domestic product of Indonesia during 1980 and 1996; Percentage of the population living below the...

  • Indonesia on the brink. McCarthy, Terry; Leibhold, David; Voorst, Bruce van // Time;3/23/1998, Vol. 151 Issue 11, p58 

    Discusses the state of the economy in Indonesia. Efforts of President Suharto; Brief history of the country; Reforms suggested by International Monetary Fund's (IMF) chief Michel Camdesssus; Decision of Suharto on appointments of new cabinet members; Concerns regarding the economic policy of...

  • Exchange with reporters following the departure of President Soeharto of Indonesia. Clinton, William J. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;10/30/95, Vol. 31 Issue 43, p1944 

    Presents statements from US President Bill Clinton to reporters on October 27, 1995 after the departure from the country of Indonesian President Makam Suharto. Views on budget legislation; Updates on the national economy.

  • Indonesian deja vu--shadow dance reprise. Hughes, John // Christian Science Monitor;5/20/98, Vol. 90 Issue 122, p19 

    Compares the events in Jakarta, Indonesia as of May 20, 1998 to those of 32 years ago when Suharto ousted President Sukarno. Similarity of discontent that has exploded in violence; The power of the army in the outcome of events then and now; The suasion, nudging, maneuvering, and encouragement...

  • Indonesia burning. McCarthy, Terry; Colmey, John; Liebhold, David; Thompson, Mark // Time;5/25/1998, Vol. 151 Issue 20, p44 

    Reports on the riots that broke out in Indonesia in May 1998. Reasons why members of the Chinese minority were targeted; The inability of Indonesian president Suharto to control the violence; Reasons why the country's economy has fallen; Possibility of Indonesia's armed forces planning to...

  • Indonesia's rage. McCarthy, Terry; Colmey, John; Liebhold, David; Jacob, Rahul; Thompson, Mark // Time International (South Pacific Edition);5/25/1998, Issue 21, p36 

    Reports on the riots that broke out in Indonesia in May 1998. Reasons why members of the Chinese minority were targeted; The inability on Indonesian president Suharto to control the violence; reasons why the country's economy has fallen; Possibility of Indonesia's armed forces planning to...

  • Hot topics. Milne, Sue // Bulletin with Newsweek;05/26/98, Vol. 117 Issue 6124, p13 

    Presents information on topics in the news for Australia and the world as of May 26, 1998. Complaints of vested interest groups in Australia over the government's planned cuts; Private Doctors of Australia angry over legislation favoring general practitioners collectives; Editorial writers...

  • Rough Waters. Cochrane, Joe // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);3/13/2006 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 147 Issue 11, p5 

    The article looks at the relations between the Free Aceh Movement (GAM) and the Indonesian government. GAM has given up its armed struggle for independence in exchange for amnesty and the right to contest future provincial elections. However, with the elections on the horizon, the peace deal...

  • Indonesian government muzzles magazine.  // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;8/1/94, Vol. 23 Issue 13, p14 

    Reports on the Indonesian government's crackdown on three local newsmagazine publications for their criticism against the government of President Suharto. Revocation of publishing licenses for `Tempo' and `Editor' newsweeklies and `Detik' weekly tabloid; Reactions from the US State Department...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics