Elections

Indonesia's Widodo declares victory in presidential election

Apr 18, 2019

Indonesian President Joko Widodo says he has won re-election after receiving an estimated 54% of the vote, backtracking on an earlier vow to wait for official results after his challenger claimed an unlikely victory

The Latest: Indonesian president says he won re-election

Apr 18, 2019

Indonesian President Joko Widodo says he's the winner of the country's presidential election with preliminary results showing he received 54% of the vote

Indonesia's Widodo set for 2nd term as president

Apr 17, 2019

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has won a second five-year term, preliminary election results show, in a victory for moderation over the nationalistic rhetoric of his rival, Prabowo Subianto

The Latest: Indonesia leader calls for unity after election

Apr 17, 2019

Both candidates in Indonesia's presidential election have addressed supporters after preliminary results showed President Joko Widodo leading his rival Prabowo Subianto by about 10 points

Indonesia president says he's aware of preliminary election results showing him in lead but waiting for official figures

Apr 17, 2019

Indonesia president says he's aware of preliminary election results showing him in lead but waiting for official figures

Strongman vies with 'people's president' to lead Indonesia

Apr 16, 2019

About 193 million Indonesians are eligible to vote in a presidential election that will decide who leads a nation that's an outpost of democracy in a neighborhood of authoritarian governments

Some overseas Indonesians may vote again after fraud claim

Apr 16, 2019

Indonesia's Election Supervision Agency says about 320,000 overseas voters in neighboring Malaysia's biggest city should vote again in presidential and legislative elections after finding evidence that postal ballots had been tampered with

Indonesians flock to final presidential campaign rallies

Apr 13, 2019

Tens of thousands of Indonesians have flocked to presidential campaign rallies ahead of a final debate between the two candidates

Indonesia to probe warehouse of ballots in Malaysia

Apr 11, 2019

Indonesia's Election Commission says it is sending officials to investigate after videos circulated online of thousands of voting papers for next week's polls scattered throughout a warehouse in neighboring Malaysia

Indonesians wrestle with voting choices and giant ballots

Apr 10, 2019

When Indonesians vote in presidential and legislative elections next week, they'll be wrestling with choices affecting their country's future, and ballots as big as posters

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