Moerdani

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Leonardus Benjamin Moerdani - Commander of ABRI - Tanjung Priok Incident
... Moerdani's Catholic background would come to the forefront in 1984 when together with KODAM V/Jaya Commander, Try Sutrisno, he ordered a crackdown on Islamist protesters at Tanjung Priok ... Moerdani claimed that the protesters had been provoked and could not be controlled peacefully and as a result he ordered the crackdown ... Moerdani insisted that he never wanted to persecute Muslim and conducted visits to Muslim schools all around Java to improve his image with Muslims ...
Leonardus Benjamin Moerdani - Early Life
... Moerdani was born on 2 October 1932 at Cepu, Central Java to R.G ... Moerdani Sosrodirjo, a railway worker and his Indo Eurasian wife Jeanne Roech, who was half German ... Moerdani was the 3rd out of 11 children ...
Leonardus Benjamin Moerdani
... Leonardus Benjamin Moerdani (also publicly known as LB Moerdani or Benny Moerdani) (2 October 1932 – 29 August 2004) was the ABRI Commander from 1983–1988 ...
Leonardus Benjamin Moerdani - Political Career - Minister of Defense and Security
... Despite his attempts to block Sudharmono, Suharto did not demote Moerdani and appointed him as the Minister of Defense and Security ... However, Moerdani would lose most of his powers in September 1988 with the disbandment of Kopkamtib ... During his term as Minister, Moerdani was accused of planning a coup against Suharto ...
Leonardus Benjamin Moerdani - Commander of ABRI - Reorganization of ABRI
... Moerdani immediately took steps to reorganize ABRI, listing cutting costs, improving efficiency, and improving professionalism as his immediate goals ... With regards to command structure, Moerdani first eliminated the Defense Territory Command (Kowilhan), a command structure that had been created in 1969 ... Moerdani also worked towards decreasing the non-military portion of the ABRI Academy (Akabri) curriculum ...