Text of report in English by influential Indonesian newspaper The Jakarta Post English-language website on 24 March
[Report by Mariel Grazella: "SBY Talks of Turbulence Ahead"]
The President says ongoing Middle East instability, skyrocketing oil prices and Japan's disasters have set the stage for turbulent times for the world's people, though the prospects for peace are good.
Recent dynamics in geopolitics, according to President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, have strained efforts to keep peace internationally as the global economy is still struggling to recover from the financial crisis.
"This is not an easy time for any of us," he said. "We may need …