Jokowi: I’m ready to be unpopular

  • Indonesia Premium
  • Saturday, 08 Nov 2014

Jakarta: President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo said he is ready to be seen as unpopular regarding the government’s plan to cut fuel subsidies.

“I became a leader not to become popular. That is the responsibility of a leader. Every policy has its own risk,” Jokowi said as quoted by Antara news agency late Thursday.

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