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Presidential race shaping up to be a rematch between Jokowi and Prabowo

Losing candidate Mr Prabowo (left) meeting then-president elect Mr Joko in October 2014 after the election that year. Polls suggest that both of them are the only serious candidates for the presidential polls next year.


THE next presidential election in Indonesia may still be more than a year away but the race is already fast shaping up to be a rematch between incumbent Joko Widodo and his previous challenger, former special forces general Prabowo Subianto.

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