On arrival at the palace, Yudhoyono was welcomed by State Secretary Pratikno. Jokowi and the former president held a meeting in the veranda of the palace.
Jokowi and Yudhoyono had earlier enjoyed a luncheon at the palace on March 9, 2017.
Yudhoyono was also present in the palace during the event to celebrate Indonesias Independence Anniversary on August 17, 2017.(*)