Why Indonesian general Gatot Nurmantyo halted military ties with Australia

By Jewel Topsfield
Updated January 23 2017 - 11:23am, first published January 5 2017 - 8:29pm
Indonesian Army Chief of Staff, General Gatot Nurmantyo Photo: Department of Defence
Indonesian Army Chief of Staff, General Gatot Nurmantyo Photo: Department of Defence
Happier times: Indonesian Army Chief of Staff, General Gatot Nurmantyo and Australian Defence chief Air Marshal Mark Binskin after signing a statement on defence co-operation in October.  Photo: Defence Department
Happier times: Indonesian Army Chief of Staff, General Gatot Nurmantyo and Australian Defence chief Air Marshal Mark Binskin after signing a statement on defence co-operation in October. Photo: Defence Department

Indonesia's hardline military chief Gatot Nurmantyo has little love for Australia.

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