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Coordinating Ministry for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs (Indonesia)

Coordinating Ministry for Political, Legal and Security of Indonesia (abbreviated Kemenko Polhukam) is the Indonesian government ministry in charge of planning and policy co-ordination, as well as synchronisation of policies in the fields of politics, law, and security. Kemenkopolhukam is led by a Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security. Throughout its history, the post is always occupied by a retired Indonesian National Armed Forces high-ranked officers. The current Coordinating Minister is Wiranto.

Coordinating Ministry for Political, Legal and Security of Indonesia
Kementerian Koordinator Bidang Politik, Hukum, dan Keamanan Indonesia
Ministry overview
Formed28 March 1978
JurisdictionIndonesia
HeadquartersJalan Medan Merdeka Barat No. 15, Jakarta Pusat 10110
Jakarta, Indonesia
Minister responsible
  • Wiranto, Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs
Websitewww.polkam.go.id

List of MinistersEdit

Here is the list of Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs since its inception.

  • As Coordinating Minister for Political and Security Affairs

1. General (ret.) Maraden Panggabean (31 March 1978 – 19 March 1983)
2. General (ret.) Surono Reksodimedjo (19 March 1983 – 21 March 1988)
3. Admiral (ret.) Sudomo (21 March 1988 – 17 March 1993)
4. General (Hon.) (ret.) Soesilo Soedarman (17 March 1993 – 14 March 1998)
5. General (ret.) Feisal Tanjung (14 March 1998 – 20 October 1999)
6. General (ret.) Wiranto (26 October 1999 – 15 February 2000)

  • As Coordinating Minister for Political, Social, and Security Affairs

7. General (Hon.) (ret.) Soerjadi Soedirdja (15 February 2000 – 23 August 2000)
8. General (Hon.) (ret.) Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (23 August 2000 – 1 June 2001)
9. General (Hon.) (ret.) Agum Gumelar (1 June 2001 – 9 August 2001)

  • As Coordinating Minister for Political and Security Affairs

(8). General (Hon.) (ret.) Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (9 August 2001 – 12 March 2004)
—. General (Hon.) (ret.) Hari Sabarno (ad interim) (12 March – 20 October 2004)

  • As Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs

10. Admiral (ret.) Widodo Adi Sutjipto (21 October 2004 – 20 October 2009)
11. Air Chief Marshal (ret.) Djoko Suyanto (22 October 2009 – 20 October 2014)
12. Admiral (ret.) Tedjo Edhy Purdijatno (27 October 2014 – 12 August 2015)
13. General (Hon.) (ret.) Luhut Binsar Panjaitan (12 August 2015 – 27 July 2016)
(6). General (ret.) Wiranto (27 July 2016 – present)

Coordinating AgenciesEdit

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