General (ret) Moeldoko, the chief of the Presidential Staff Office (KSP) and the former commander of the Indonesian Military (TNI), has been elected chairman of the Democratic Party in an extraordinary congress (KLB) held by the Party’s founders. The congress elected Moeldoko to replace Major (ret) Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono (AHY), the eldest son of the sixth President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (SBY). But since AHY considers the congress illegal, he is likely to face Moeldoko in a legal battle over the party’s leadership.

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