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President Putin in Indonesia ahead of APEC visit

Broadcast: 06/09/2007

Reporter: Leigh Sales

The presidents of Russia and Indonesia have witnessed the signing of a $1.2 billion deal enabling
Indonesia to buy Russian military hardware.


LEIGH SALES: The Russian President Vladimir Putin has been doing business in Jakarta on his way to

He met President Yudhoyono before signing a $1.2 billion deal to sell Russian military hardware to
the Indonesians.

The deal includes helicopters, tanks and two conventionally-powered submarines with up to another
eight possibly to come.

When President Putin arrives in Sydney tomorrow he'll have Australian uranium on his shopping list.