The message of congratulation for the swearing-in of the President and Vice-President of the Republic of Indonesia
Dili, October 23, 2019 : The Government of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste addresses warm congratulations to His Excellency, the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Joko Widodo and His Excellency, the Vice-President of the Republic of Indonesia, Ma’ruf Amin, on heir swearing-in, expressing its wish for the greatest success in the tasks their high positions call on both to perform.
Timor-Leste and Indonesia share a close relationship of cooperation, solidarity and proximity, in a exemplary climate of truth and friendship, which has been essential for the consolidation of the stability and security necessary for the development of the two Nations, based on strong historical, economic and cultural ties, and in the presence, in both societies, of dynamic and fully integrated communities.
Timor-Leste reaffirms its conviction in deepening the relationships of fraternal friendship that unites the peoples of both countries, in the various bilateral and multilateral spheres, in the course of the mandate that now begins. ENDS