The Battle of Biak

The Battle of Biak

Thursday 23 August 2018
01:30 PM - 03:00 PM
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Biak, a tiny island located in Cenderawasih Bay near the northern coast of Papua, has played a pivotal role in American and Indonesian military history. Learn how Biak has transformed from a military outpost, to a commercial flight connector to an aerospace hub for satellite launches. Join the discussion to learn about this pivotal Indonesian Island!
Markus O. Mansnembra, S.H., MM, Regional Secretary of Biak
Iwan ONG Santosa, Indonesian Military History Journalist
Oscar Motuloh, Battle Of Biak Book Editor
Moderated by: Sigit Rahardjo