President Jokowi Inaugurates Youth TNI, Police Officers
Date 13 Juli 2021
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo Tuesday (13/07/2021) inaugurated 700 youth officers of the Indonesian National Defense Force (TNI) and the Indonesian National Police (Polri) on the Prasetya Perwira ceremony of 2021 at the Merdeka palace yard.
The inauguration of youth officers from the Academy of TNI is regulated in Presidential Decree Number 65 / TNI of 2021, while, the inauguration of youth officers from the Police Academy is regulated in Presidential Decree Number 66 / Polri of 2021.
The sworn youth officers consist of 227 youth officers from the Academy of Indonesian Army, 101 youth officers from the Academy of Indonesian Navy, 91 youth officers from the Academy of Indonesian Air Force, and 281 youth officers from the Police Academy.
On that occasion, those youth officers pledged that they will fulfill their obligations as officers and to be devoted to the Indonesian nation and the Republic of Indonesia based on five principles of Pancasila and the 1945 Constitution.
Furthermore, the President’s Military Secretary Air Vice-Marshal M. Tonny Harjono also announced all awardees of the best graduate Adhi Makayasa from each academy, namely Septian Haryono Pasaribu (Military Academy), Always Giving Hamonangan Tiris (Navy Academy), Laode Abdul Muis (Air Force Academy), dan Brigtar Hary Indradjati (Police Academy). (FID/UN) (AP/EP)