President Jokowi Do Not Want to Raise the Problem of Reversed Flag Case

By : Candra Mata And Aldi Firhand | Sunday, August 20 2017 - 20:30 IWST

President Jokowi after Delivery of Land Rights Certificate National Strategy Program Jabodetabek, in the field Park and Ride, Sunday (20/8). (Photo: Humas / Jay)
President Jokowi after Delivery of Land Rights Certificate National Strategy Program Jabodetabek, in the field Park and Ride, Sunday (20/8). (Photo: Humas / Jay)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta - President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) regrets the incident of red-and-white flag fault on the SEA Games Guide book in Malaysia, which officially opened on Saturday (19/08/2017)) night. To that end, the President is waiting for an official apology from the Malaysian Government.

"We deeply regret such an incident. We are waiting for an apology from the Malaysian government, "said President Jokowi told reporters after Delivery of Land Rights Certificate National Strategy Program Jabodetabek, in the field Park and Ride, Jl. M.H. Thamrin, Jakarta, Sunday (08/20/2017) morning.

The President asserted that Malaysian Government apology should be done because it involves a pride of nationalism from the Indonesian nation.

"But do not be exaggerated," said President Jokowi.

Earlier, Minister of Youth and Sports Imam Nahrawi expressed his discomfort over the negligence of the committee and the Malaysian Government in installing the Red and White flag in the 2017 SEA Games guidebook.

"The good opening of the SEA Games in 2017 was injured with a very painful fatal carelessness. Our flag ... .Merah putih .., "wrote Imam in twitter account @imam_nahrawi, Saturday (19/8) evening

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