Day of the Military Police of the National Armed Forces in Indonesia
Day of the Military Police of the National Armed Forces in Indonesia is held on May 11. This event in the second decade of the month May is annual. Help us
The Indonesian National Armed Forces (Indonesian: Tentara Nasional Indonesia, literally "Indonesian National Military"; abbreviated as TNI) are the military forces of the Republic of Indonesia. It consists of the Army (TNI-AD), Navy (TNI-AL), and Air Force (TNI-AU). The President of Indonesia is the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces. It comprises approximately 400,000 active military personnel.
The Indonesian National Police is the national law enforcement and police force of Indonesia. Founded on 1 July 1946, it was formerly a part of the country's military since 1962. The police were formally separated from the armed forces on 1 April 1999 in a process which was formally completed on 1 July 1999.
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