Tag Archives: Jusuf Kalla

INDON VP & MINISTER SLAMS S’PORE FOR DISRESPECTING INDONESIA OVER HAZE PROBLEMS

After an event on Sunday, Indonesian Vice President Jusuf Kalla criticized Singapore for trying to prosecute the director of an Indonesian company over the haze which blanketed many parts of Asia. Similarly, Indonesia's Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya Bakar who announced the scrapping of bilateral collaborations with Singapore on environmental issues raised the ire and slammed Singapore for showing a lack of respect for Indonesia.

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INDONESIA VICE PRESIDENT AND PAP MINISTERS SAY THE SAME THINGS

At the APEC Meeting today, Indonesian Vice President blamed the wind for spreading the haze to neighbouring countries, saying it was something beyond Indonesia's control. We can laugh at his warped logic During the 2010 floods in Singapore, PAP said that the flooding was due to nature and no amount of human engineering can overcome nature.

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