Sukarno

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Related to Ahmed Sukarno: Soekarno, Achmed Sukarno
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Indonesian statesman who obtained the independence of Indonesia from the Netherlands in 1949 and served as president until ousted by Suharto in a coup d'etat (1901-1970)

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Ahmed Sukarno declared his nation's freedom from the Dutch, Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, the then president of the All India Muslim League, called upon the Muslim troops of the British Colonial Army, stationed in the Far East to join hands with their Indonesian brethren against the Dutch colonial aggression', the speaker added.
On August 17, 1945, he recalled, when the Founding Father of Indonesia, Dr Ahmed Sukarno, declared his nation's freedom from the Dutch, Mohammad Ali Jinnah, the then president of All India Muslim League, called upon the Muslim troops of the British colonial army, stationed in the Far East to join hands with their Indonesian brethren against the Dutch colonial aggression.