The visit of President Jokowi to Afghanistan seems to be summarized in a photograph taken by Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung, who showed the Commander of the Security Forces of Major General TNI (Mar) Suhartono and Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi prostrate on the floor when the party arrived back at the airport and ready to go to Jakarta. Pramono Anung whistles on Twitter "funny story and memorable visit to Afghanistan, Mr. Teten because tense forgot to bring clothes for cold air and wear blanket airplane to withstand the cold and thought of scholars from Indonesia; The Foreign Minister and Danpaspampres prostrate gratitude upon entering the plane. "Cuitan added tagar # AlhamdulillahSdhPulang.
VOA interviewed by telephone shortly after arriving in homeland on Wednesday (31/1), Pramono Anung said a few days before he departed and the Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi has reported the last situation in the country and asked if the president will still come there
"I and the Minister of Foreign Affairs are asking directly to the president," father … with all these violent acts are you going to keep visiting? "And he replied that he would still be visiting "Bismillah just because I am convinced the Afghan government will treat and safeguard my security well," so less the president's answer. It was the one who believed he was to remain in Afghanistan, "said Pramono.
Three Attacks Happened A Few Days Before the Visit
At least three attacks ripped Kabul a few days before the arrival of Jokowi, the attack on the Intercontinental Hotel in which there was an office of the Save the Children group on January 20 that killed 43 people, a suicide bombing near the Interior Ministry's old building on January 27 that killed more than 100 people and injured nearly 300 on January 28, against the military academy on January 29 that killed at least two people.
Pramono added: "At that time the intelligence and security forces advised him to wear bulletproof vests, and before boarding the plane all delegates – myself included – were wearing anti- bullet. But because the president does not wear it, then all end up not wearing. Alhamdulillah the visit was very successful, very well, we are greeted extraordinarily, and show that Indonesia is very serious in supporting the process towards peace in Afghanistan. "
The Last Visit of an Indonesian President to Afghanistan was in 1961  Despite the very tight guard apparent on the president's travel routes and the location of the meeting, this did not diminish the warmth of the first visit of an Indonesian president in nearly six decades.The last visit was made by President Sukarno in May 1961.
As soon as President Joko Widodo came down from the car, President Ashraf Ghani immediately descended from the steps of the Agr Palace in Kabul to approach and embrace him.The first thing conveyed in the meeting was a condolence over the fall of so many innocent victims in a series of acts of violence.
President Jokowi said, pray for the victims to recover quickly and to family and relatives yes (19459003)
Indonesia Ensure the Development of Islamic Center in Kabul
Not only show sympathy for the ongoing violence and peace efforts undertaken, Indonesia ensures the continued development of the Indonesian Islamic IIC Center in Kabul, which will also be built health facilities. The complex complements the As-Salam Mosque which has been used by Afghans since 2015.
President Jokowi also encourages economic and trade cooperation because he says "without peace, there will be no prosperity, without prosperity, peace will not be sustainable. we have to work together to build peace and parallel to enhance economic cooperation, "said Jokowi.
Replying to the arrival of hundreds of Afghan businessmen in Trade Expo Indonesia 2017 which recorded transactions worth more than 1.1 million dollars, Jokowi promised to send Indonesian business delegation to Afghanistan
Indonesia's Commitment Expected to Raise Afghanistan on the Importance of National Unity
International relations observer Teuku Reza Syah at Padjadjaran University says Indonesia's commitment seeks to embrace all warring parties in Afghanistan potentially good the people of Afghanistan that a protracted dispute will keep them from national integrity and vulnerable to being harassed by outsiders who want to control the country's energy and economy.
Pramono Anung: Chemistry Both Leaders Very Close 19659003] The friendship of the two leaders is increasingly intertwined when the two exchange souvenirs. President Ashraf Ghani helped to pair the "longi" – long, dangling hats that, if stretched to seven meters; and wearing a "chapan" – a typical Afghan robe. While President Joko Widodo awarded a black cap with a typical Indonesian embroidery decoration. In a lunch party, President Joko Widodo was also awarded the "Medal of Ghazi Amanullah." Both of them then prayed Dzuhur prayers in the mosque in the Palace of the President of Agr, followed by prayer jama 'taqdim for the entourage from Indonesia.
"I see gesture these two leaders have similarities Chemistrynya very close, "Pramono said.
Pramono added that the whole entourage was grateful that everything planned was going well and safe, and now just follow up with real work. [em]