Proclamation of Indonesian Independence. MERDEKA!

Proclamation of Indonesian Independence. MERDEKA!

The Proclamation of Indonesian Independence was read at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, 17 August 1945. The declaration marked the start of the diplomatic and armed resistance of the Indonesian National Revolution.

Proklamasi Kemerdekaan Indonesia dilaksanakan pada hari Jumat, 17 Agustus 1945, yang dibacakan oleh Soekarno dengan didampingi oleh Drs. Mohammad Hatta bertempat di Jalan Pegangsaan Timur 56, Jakarta Pusat.