Indonesia's "Blow Up The Boats" Policy

By Kyle Springer and Brian Kraft on 31 March 2016

South-East Asia | Defense and Security

Brian Kraft, a Jakarta-based analyst and government affairs consultant talks about why Indonesia is blowing up illegal fishing boats and the curious personality behind this dramatic policy shift: Fisheries Minister Susi Pudjiastuti. Brian also describes life in Jakarta and comments on the future of the burgeoning archipelago nation.