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Indonesia's popular president to be sworn in for final term

Indonesia's popular president who rose from poverty and pledged to champion democracy, fight entrenched corruption and modernize the world's most populous Muslim-majority nation is to be sworn in for his final five-year term with a pledge to take bolder actions.

Army troops and police, along with armored vehicles and firetrucks, are deployed Sunday across the capital, Jakarta. Major roads are closed in a departure from the more relax atmosphere of President Joko Widodo's 2014 inauguration.

An Oct. 10 knife attack by an Islamic militant couple that wounded the security minister set off a security alarm and a new crackdown.

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, poses with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison for a photo during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Western and Asian leaders and special envoys flew in for the event, including Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, China's Vice President Wang Qishan and U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao.

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, right, shakes hands with Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, right, shows the way to Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second left, directs Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, second right, as Widodo's wife Iriana, left, and Bolkiah's son Abdul Mateen look on during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, center, shakes hands with Brunei's Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah as Widodo's wife Iriana, left, looks on during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, right, walks with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, right, shakes hands with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, right, walks with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second from right, shakes hands with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong as Lee's wife Ho China, left, and Widodo's wife Iriana Joko Widodo look on during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, second from left, his wife Iriana Iriana Joko Widodo, left, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife Jenny Morrison pose for photographers during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)

Indonesian President Joko Widodo, right, shakes hands with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong during their meeting ahead of Widodo's inauguration, at Merdeka Palace in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019. (AP PhotoDita Alangkara)