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Indonesia's Habibie, president during transition to democracy, dies at 83

Reuters Thursday, 12 September 2019
Thousands of people gathered in the Indonesian capital Jakarta on Thursday to mourn the death of former president B.J. Habibie, who came to power as the nation endured a turbulent transition to democracy after former strongman Suharto stepped down in 1998.
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