Proxy wars narrative: TNI-AD’s quest for relevance?
Date of Issue2016-04-21
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The ‘proxy war’ narrative had been frequently aired by the Indonesian military, especially the Army as an avenue to augment its presence in the civilian domain. The ‘proxy war’ narrative is also a broader effort by the Indonesian Army (TNI-AD) to preserve its relevance under the Jokowi government’s Global Maritime Fulcrum vision.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 092-16
Nanyang Technological University