Poet Chairil Anwar promoted to become national hero

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About Chairil Anwar (1922-1949),
and was originally published in The Jakarta Post,
Apr 10, 2017

Writers from West Sumatra have proposed renowned poet Chairil Anwar to be awarded a national hero title for his contributions to Indonesian literature. The head of the forum of Chairil Anwar’s national hero nomination, Gus TF Sakai, said Sunday that Chairil deserved …

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