The nation's birth came through bloody and bitter struggle.

Andry Trysandy Mahany   11 August 2016 18:16

1. General Douglas MacArthur in Morotai, Maluku, during World War II. 

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2. Civilians flee during the Battle of Surabaya in November 1945. 

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3. Dutch soldiers fighting the newly-formed Republic of Indonesia as part of Operation Product in July 1947. 

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4. Relocations under the UN-brokered Renville Agreement. 

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5. Captured Indonesian soldiers in Malang, East Java, July 1947. 

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6. Dutch troops buy cigarettes from a street vendor around Cikampek in Karawang, West Java, 1947. 

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