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General TNI Dr. Moeldoko (pronounced [muldoko]; born in Kediri, East Java, July 8, 1957) is the Commander-in-chief of the Indonesian National Armed Forces (TNI) since August 30, 2013. He graduated from the Indonesian Armed Forces Academy (AKABRI) in 1981 and received the prestigious id:Adhi Makayasa medal as valedictorian of his class.[1] On August 27, 2013, he was appointed Commander-in-chief of TNI by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono[1] and approved by the People's Representative Council (Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat, DPR)[1] after serving as the Indonesian Chief of Army Staff for only three months. He succeeded former Commander-in-chief Admiral (Ret.) Agus Suhartono who retired in May 2013.[1]

During his military career, General Moeldoko has received many awards and distinctions such as the Military Distinguished Service Star (Bintang Dharma), National Police Meritorious Service Star (Bintang Bhayangkara), Defence Meritorious Service Star – 2nd Class (Bintang Sewindu Angkatan Perang), Army Meritorious Service Star – 2nd Class (Bintang Kartika Eka Paksi Pratama, Defence Meritorious Service Star – 3rd Class (Bintang Yudha Dharma, Army Meritorious Service Star – 3rd Class ( Bintang Kartika Eka Paksi, Dharma Santala Medal ( ), Medal of 24 years’ loyalty Service,  Timor Military Campaign Medal (Operation Lotus ), and  Malaysia/Borneo Military Campaign Medal ( Satyalancana Wira Dharma) .