Indonesia, ASEAN and the ASEAN regional forum: Convergent Trends in Regional and National Development
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Deep regional interaction remains a crucial component for the development of modern Indonesia in the 20th and 21st centuries. In the last forty years Indonesia has had a central role in the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), in the creation of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (AESEAN), and in wider dialogue processes such as the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) and the ASEAN-Plus-Three group (ASEAN plus China, Japan and South Korea). Indonesia has positioning itself as a developing, multi-religious state with a strong claim to supporting cooperation and dialogue in the wider region.
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