Once again, Myanmar’s military is launching a large-scale persecution of the Rohingya ethnic minority. Under fire, Aung San Suu Kyi has chosen to continue the operation.
Some surveys have narrowed the field down to Joko Widodo and Prabowo Subianto as presidential candidates likely to run in the 2019 general election. Jokowi has officially been named presidential candidate, with the support of seven parties eligible to run in the general elections. And it is only a matter of time before Prabowo announces his candidacy.