President Jokowi Leads National Heroes Day Ceremony
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo on Tuesday (10/11) led the National Heroes Day ceremony at the Kalibata National Heroes Cemetery in South Jakarta.
The ceremony was held annually to commemorate the November 10th battle in East Java capital of Surabaya back in 1945.
The ceremony began with a minute of sirene, followed by a moment of silence. The President then laid a wreath.
The event concluded with a prayer led by Minister of Religious Affairs. (UN)
Translated by: Estu Widyamurti
Reviewed by: M. Ersan Pamungkas