The Defense Minister of Indonesia visited Sweden

Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist recieved on May 8 his Indonesian colleague Ryamizard Ryacudu at Karlberg Castle. Following ceremonial honors, the ministers discussed the security policy developments in Northern Europe and Southeast Asia, as well as common defence material related issues.

Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist together with his Indonesian colleague Ryamizard Ryacudu.
Minister for Defence Peter Hultqvist together with his Indonesian colleague Ryamizard Ryacudu. Photo: Ninni Andersson/Government Offices

The Indonesian Defence Ministerial visit is an official response to Peter Hultqvist's visit to Indonesia in December 2016. During the visit, the Indonesian Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu also met the representatives from the Swedish Armed Forces and the Swedish defence industry.