East Timor Hopes To Join ASEAN Under Indonesia Presidency Next Year

19 July 2022 14:39 WIB

East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta speaks as Indonesian Pesident Joko Widodo listens during a news conference following their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, July 19, 2022. East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta said on Tuesday during a visit to Indonesia that he hoped to boost trade ties between the countries and seal a decades-long bid by his nation to join the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) next year. Achmad Ibrahim/Pool via REUTERS

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East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta talks with Indonesian President Joko Widodo during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, July 19, 2022. Ramos-Horta met his counterpart Joko Widodo on his first state visit to neighbouring Indonesia since he was elected in April for a second stint as president. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan/Pool

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East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta and Indonesian President Joko Widodo wave to journalists during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, July 19, 2022. East Timor, which applied for ASEAN membership in 2011, currently holds observer status. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan/Pool

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East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta signs the guest book as Indonesian Pesident Joko Widodo stands during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, July 19, 2022. Achmad Ibrahim/Pool via REUTERS

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East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta shakes hands with Indonesian Pesident Joko Widodo during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, July 19, 2022. Achmad Ibrahim/Pool via REUTERS

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East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta and Indonesian President Joko Widodo walk during their meeting at the Presidential Palace in Bogor, Indonesia, July 19, 2022. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan/Pool

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