Defense Minister: State Defense Program Must be Proceed
BANDUNG, TEL-U – Minister of Defense, TNI Genderal (ret) Ryamizard Ryacudu, said that state defense program would continue even though the program has not received full support from the House of Representatives (DPR).
“This plan should be realized due to defend the state is an important program to restore Pancasila as the nation’s ideology. Since Orde Baru- New Order did not exist, Pancasila as occurs sunk and filled with radicalism, “said Ryamizard.
This statement was conveyed by Ryamizard after giving a general lecture (Studium Generale) in the presence of more than 1,000 students. Entittled “The National Insight and State Defense for Future Intelectual Successor “. A general lecture was held in the Auditorium Building 4th Floor Selaru Building, Faculty of Applied Sciences Telkom University (Tel-U), Monday (7/12).
According Ryamizard, the state defense program, there was no longer certain thoughts that threaten the security of the state. If Pancasila as the state main value was no longer known by the citizens, he said, the future of this nation would be threatened.
Ryamizard added to the technical field, all citizens will join the program in accordance with the country’s defense and ability status. However, the essence of the material presented remain the same.
“Of course there is a difference between defending the country against child education elementary, junior high, high school, or officials. But defending the country here is different from conscription because it is more focused on the idea of ??nation, kind of nation threat, and the ideology of Pancasila, “he said. (purel / raf / AW)