How many states did the Indonesian Communist Party win in the election of 1955?

How many states did the Indonesian Communist Party win in the election of 1955?

1955 Indonesian legislative election

Leader Sidik Djojosukarto Soekiman Wirjosandjojo
Party PNI Masyumi
Seats won 57 57
Popular vote 8,434,653 7,903,886
Percentage 22.3% 20.9%

Who was the leader of the Indonesian Communist Party during the Vietnam War?

Vice President Mohammad Hatta (1945–1956)
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Suharto
President of the United States of Indonesia

When was Indonesia’s first election?

Early elections (1955) Indonesia’s first general election elected members of the DPR and the Constitutional Assembly of Indonesia (Konstituante). The election was organised by the government of Prime Minister Ali Sastroamidjojo.

Does Indonesia Support USA?

Relations between Indonesia and the U.S. are generally positive and have advanced since the election of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono in 2004. Cooperative relations are maintained today, although no formal security treaties bind the two countries.

Is Indonesia a democracy or dictatorship?

The politics of Indonesia take place in the framework of a presidential representative democratic republic whereby the President of Indonesia is both head of state and head of government and of a multi-party system. Executive power is exercised by the government.

Who runs Indonesia?

President of Indonesia

President of the Republic of Indonesia
Incumbent Joko Widodo since 20 October 2014
Government of Indonesia
Style Mr./Madam President (Bapak/Ibu Presiden) (informal) The Honourable (formal) His/Her Excellency (international correspondence)
Status Head of State Head of Government