Tuesday Mar 4
Determined: East Timorese journalist Jose Belo has vowed to fight proposed media laws.
Jose Belo was shackled, hung upside down, electrocuted, beaten, burnt and jailed for three years in the mid-1990s because of his resistance to Indonesia's brutal occupation of East Timor.
UN court tells Australia to back off in...
The UN's International Court of Justice on Monday ordered Australia to stop interfering with East Timor in a bitter spy row, forbidding Canberra from reading secret documents seized from Dili's lawyers.
Timor-Leste To Buy Weapons From Indonesia For - Border Challenges'
Timor-Leste's Prime Minister and Defence Minister Xanana Gusmao talks to Indonesian Defence Minister Poernomo Yusgiantoro and Deputy Defence Minister Sjafrie Sjamsoeddin before an official meeting to discuss border issues and weapons procurement.
East Timor journalists form press union as concern...
East Timor journalists form press union as concerns mount over draft media law Timorese journalists check out their stories in two of the daily newspapers while waiting for a media conference in Dili.
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JAKARTA: Timor Leste to purchase weapons from Indonesia
The Indonesian and Timor Leste governments have agreed to boost security and defence ties during a meeting between Defence Minister Poernomo Yusgiantoro and visiting Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao, which was a follow-up to a memorandum of understanding signed by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and then Timor Leste president Jose Ramos Horta in ... (more)