Remarks of President of the Republic of Indonesia in the Inauguration of the 8th World Junior Wushu Championships 2022, at the Nusantara Hall of the Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE) BSD City, Tangerang Regency, Banten Province, December 5, 2022
Assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh,
Peace and prosperity be upon us.
Honorable Ladies and Gentlemen,
I warmly welcome the holding of the 8th World Junior Wushu Championships today. In particular, I would like to welcome all wushu delegates from friendly countries to Indonesia, from 60 countries representing five continents. Indeed, your purpose to come to Indonesia is to compete, but I also hope that you can get to know Indonesia more closely.
Distinguished wushu enthusiasts,
like the spirit of unity in diversity, this championship is not just a competition. This championship is a bridge of friendship to strengthen brotherhood among nations. Therefore, I invite all athletes to compete in joy and in a sporting manner while showing your best abilities to win the expected medals.
Lastly, by saying bismillahirrahmanirrahim, today I declare the 8th World Junior Wushu Championships open.
I thank you. (FI/HD)