President Jokowi to Attend G7 Summit Today
On the second day of his working visits to Germany, President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo Monday (06/27) is slated to attend the 48th G7 Summit at Elmau Castle.
From Munich, President Jokowi flew to the summit location on board the Sikorsky CH53 military helicopter with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for approximately 30 minutes.
The President is scheduled to join the official reception by the German Chancellor, meeting sessions, and a state banquet in the evening. In addition, he also plans to hold bilateral meetings with a number of state leaders including the German Chancellor, French President, Indian Prime Minister, Senegalese President, and Canadian Prime Minister.
The President will return to Munich using the same helicopter after the end of the G7 Summit.
The Head of State is present as a G7 partner country leader along with Argentine President, Indian Prime Minister, Senegalese President, and South African President, and as the Chair of the G20.
During the Summit, the President will encourage G7 countries to jointly seek peace in Ukraine and also to devise solutions to food and energy crises as soon as possible.
“Indeed, this is not an easy feat but Indonesia will continue to strive,” the President stated before his departure to Munich this Sunday (06/26). (BPMI of Presidential Secretariat/UN) (FI/MUR)