The man sure knows how to dress.

  7 November 2016 12:00

Brilio.net/en -The rally by tens of thousands of Islamic hardlliners may have made headlines on Friday, but something else stole the nation's attention as President Joko Widodo appeared with an official statement in the early hours of Saturday: the green bomber jacket he was wearing.

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via twitter.com/andiraa

As the speech ended, netizens busied themselves trying to figure out the brand produced the jacket worn by the most influential person in the country. It was eventually agreed it was a jacket by high street fashion brand, Zara. By Sunday, several Zara outlets have reportedly sold out all of its #JokowiJackets (the official hashtag used to discuss the item on Twitter).

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via zara.com

Known also as a flight jacket, the apparel that is typically worn by pilots have earned itself mainstream popularity and netizens had a lot to say about the president's fashion choice.

"Bomber jacket worn by @jokowi last night shows how close he is with his two sons. #Nice," commentes @agusnu73.

"Many have failed to focus with #JaketJokowi... modest but heart stealing," wrote @phanci1278.

"Year-end fashion trend: Jokowi's jacket," wrote @rahneputri. "Anyone knows, what is Pak Jokowi's Jacket brand? So cool," said @RizkyRiv.

"It is predicted that the sales of bomber jacket like what Pak Jokowi wears will rise #JaketJokowi #JagaIndonesiaDamai," wrote @thuwinz.

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via Twitter.com/nuel_munggesang

Saturday wasn't the first time Jokowi appeared wearing a bomber jacket, He has previously been spotted with a similar jacket as he departed for Natuna from the Halim Perdanakusuma airport in Jakarta.

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