Indonesia's likely next president made 4-star general

By Edna Tarigan and Achmad Ibrahim
Updated February 28 2024 - 5:40pm, first published 5:35pm
Indonesian President Joko Widodo awarded an honorary four-star general rank to Prabowo Subianto. (AP PHOTO)
Indonesian President Joko Widodo awarded an honorary four-star general rank to Prabowo Subianto. (AP PHOTO)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has awarded an honorary four-star general rank to Defence Minister Prabowo Subianto, a former high-ranking army officer who is linked to human rights abuses and who emerged as the apparent winner of the February 14 presidential election.

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