All smiles as Indonesian President Joko Widodo and defeated rival Prabowo Subianto embrace and make up on public MRT ride in Jakarta

Indonesia’s president Joko Widodo and his defeated election rival met on Saturday for the first time since the divisive April poll, as they rode together on a recently opened subway in the capital, signalling a calming of political tensions in the world’s third-largest democracy.In a choreographed spectacle, Widodo and former special forces general Prabowo Subianto met and embraced at a gleaming new subway station in Jakarta and sat together chatting on a short train trip.Subianto had refused…