Indonesia-China diplomatic relations increasingly. China has been obstinately to enter most islands of Natuna Islands to their territory.
Even the latest Chinese passport has been inserting this natural gas-rich Islands, Natuna on its territory.
The Government of Indonesia are ready bringing This issue to the International Court of Justice.
Preached before, Luhut Binsar Panjaitan, The Minister of Political Coordination and Human Rights, asked that the TNI is not staged exercises around the Natuna Island waters.
An appeal that followed China’s hight tension conflict a number of countries in the South China Sea, while Indonesia neutral.
“Our attitude is clear, do not take sides anywhere. So do not act military exercise degree in it,” said Luhut.
Luhut said, since the beginning, Indonesia is not aligned to any country in conflict in the South China Sea. According to him, rather than having to take up arms, more wise, the conflict is resolved by means of diplomacy.
Before becoming President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo was convinced the dispute territory in the South China Sea involving the Chinese Government is not detrimental to the Indonesia.
When it was Joko Widodo as a presidential candidate, claims to be sure Indonesia does not have an interest in the problems of the South China Sea.
According to Jokowi, Indonesia’s sovereignty is not compromised by the presence of conflict in the South China Sea.
Jokowi says, that problems between the two countries, China and the Philippines. So he’s assess, does not need to take any action.
“Nothing. It’s a China deal with the Philippines,” said Jokowi shortly before leaving the presidential candidate debates, June 22, 2014.
Jokowi explains, does not mean that Indonesia do not care and do not help to solve the problem. Jokowi reveals, the aid will be given instead of armies, but rather a suggestion or a solution, even if it is to get permission.
“Therefore, our role is an active role in finding a solution, a way out. If that is indeed possible. But that role is important, because any that we are this big brother.” said Jokowi.
Unknown, Jokowi statement related questions asked candidate Prabowo Subianto about the conflict had escalated between China with other countries in the area of the South China Sea.
China’s claim to the territory of other countries that are in the South China Sea. While Prabowo was questioned again, Indonesia does not have a conflict of any kind in the South China Sea.
“We have no conflict in the sea. But if we plunge (in China’s problems with other countries in the region), to be useful, have a good solution. When completed with a good and fast was good. For what but if instead?“said Jokowi.