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  1. American tourist leaves E. Timor after six-month ordealRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    An American tourist has returned to the United States after six months trapped in East Timor over the discovery of drugs in a taxi that she was sharing. Stacey Addison arrived back in Portland, Oregon, on Wednesday, embracing her mother tightly during an emotional reunion at the city's airport, TV reports showed.

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  2. Oregon woman detained in East Timor is headed homeRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | GantDaily.com

    Stacey Addison, who says she was detained for months in East Timor because she unwittingly shared a taxi with a stranger carrying methamphetamine, is headed home. Addison was on a plane on the first leg of her journey back to Oregon, Sen. Jeff Merkley said late Monday night "I am thrilled to report that Dr. Stacey Addison has gotten her passport back, and is now on a plane returning home here to Oregon.

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  3. East Timor Post a " from nothing to success in 15 ye...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Scoop

    LESTE: East Timor Post - from nothing to success in 15 years Rosa Garcia, a senior journalist and editor of the Timor Post. Image: Wong Pei Ting Saturday, February 28, 2015 By Bob Howarth TIMOR-LESTE: East Timor Post - from nothing to success in 15 years Rosa Garcia, a senior journalist and editor of the Timor Post.

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  4. Bali nine executions: Gospel singer who jams with prison guards on death row with Bali nine duoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Cilacap : Okwudili Ayotanze is a charismatic gospel singer who has released albums with titles such as Never be afraid . The 40-year-old Nigerian's studio is the supermax Pasir Putih prison on the notorious Nusakambangan island, known as Indonesia's Alcatraz.

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  5. Timor Post a " from nothing to success in 15 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Scoop

    I have watched it grow and was lucky enough to be there on February 29, 2000, when the Timor Post printed its first edition... without a printing press. My involvement started with a phone call from the University of Queensland in Brisbane when a group of Timorese journalists were completing a course in "post-conflict" reporting run by the former Reuters newsagency chief in war-ravaged Kosovo.

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  6. 7.0 Magnitude Rocks Indonesian CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] The U.S. Geological Survey said the earthquake measured magnitude 7.0 and struck at a depth of 553 kilometers at 5:45 a.m. PST. The quake was centered under the ocean 113 kilometers north of Nebe, Indonesia.

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  7. East Timor's new leader Rui Araujo doesn't want Australian 'charity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Sydney Morning Herald

    East Timor's new Prime Minister Rui Araujo shakes hands with President Taur Matan Ruak after Dr Araujo's swearing-in in Dili this week. East Timor's new prime minister has signalled he will negotiate "in an honest and friendly way" with Australia over shared ocean oil and gas fields, declaring his country does not want charity but only to protect its rights.

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  8. East Timor's Lesson for Australian LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Real Clear Politics

    While another Australian prime minister fights to stay in the job, across the Timor Sea to our north in Timor-Leste, Xanana Gusmao is quietly and peacefully handing over the prime ministerial baton. Gusmao has been in the top job for the past seven years - the same period I was premier of Victoria - and he is also leaving on his own terms.

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  9. East Timor swears in new PM, unity gov'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The China Post

    East Timor Monday inaugurated a new prime minister at the head of a unity government, as it seeks to hand power to the next generation of leaders more than a decade after gaining independence. The change in leadership came after independence hero Xanana Gusmao resigned as prime minister this month, with his party nominating a replacement from the opposition to try to ease the nation's often fraught politics.

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  10. Opposition Party Member Sworn in as Premier of East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | ABC News

    Opposition party member Rui Maria de Araujo was sworn in Monday as East Timor's prime minister, leading a smaller 38-member Cabinet for the half-island nation. The 50-year-old former health minister took the oath of office along with 37 Cabinet ministers in a ceremony presided over by President Taur Matan Ruak at the Lahane palace on the outskirts of the capital Dili.

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  11. East Timor swears in new prime minister and unity gover...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Peninsula

    Dili, East Timor-East Timor Monday inaugurated a new prime minister at the head of a unity government, as it seeks to hand power to the next generation of leaders more than a decade after gaining independence. The change in leadership came after independence hero Xanana Gusmao resigned as prime minister this month, with his party nominating a replacement from the opposition to try to ease the nation's often fraught politics.

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  12. Timor Leste swears in new prime minister and unity governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Timor Leste has inaugurated a new prime minister at the head of a unity government, as it seeks to hand power to the next generation of leaders more than a decade after gaining independence. DILI: Timor Leste on Monday inaugurated a new prime minister at the head of a unity government, as it seeks to hand power to the next generation of leaders more than a decade after gaining independence.

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  13. As Xanana Gusmao departs, Timor must prepare for when the oil runs dryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Age

    Xanana Gusmao has successfully chosen his successor but falling oil prices weigh heavily on the state's outlook, writes Tom Allard. East Timorese demonstrators painted the color of the Timorese flag celebrate after Prime Minister Mari Alkatiri's announcement that he will resign Monday June 26, 2006 in Dili, the capital of East Timor.

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  14. Consultant or combatant - who is the real Abbott?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Marion Barker and Julian Robinson are spot on in their assessment of the Prime Minister. Tony Abbott is the not-Rudd PM we had to have.

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  15. Life interrupted' by Mamasapano incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Sun-Star

    Traumatized children no longer go to school, properties were damaged and the livelihood of the Moro communities in Mamasapano, Maguindanao have been disrupted after the bloody encounter on January 25, a fact-finding team found out. "Life has been interrupted," Gabriel Representative Luz Ilagan said Thursday in an interview at the sidelines of the presentation of the initial report of the team at the Davao Medical Society, Brokenshire Compound in Davao City.

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  16. Opposition member chosen new East Timor prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Former East Timorese health minister Rui Araujo talks to the media after his meeting with President Taur Matan Ruak in Dili, East Timor, Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015. Araujo was appointed as the country's new prime minister to replace independence hero Xanana Gusmao who resigned last week.

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  17. East Timor's Gusmao to stay in government as investment ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Channelnewsasia.com

    East Timor's independence hero and out-going prime minister Xanana Gusmao will stay in the cabinet as investment minister, the government said on Wednesday, raising questions about the independence of the new prime minister. East Timor's Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao waves from his car as he leaves a meeting with President Taur Matan Ruak at the President's office in Dili February 2, 2015.

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  18. Otago congratulates alumnus on Timor-Leste PM appo...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Scoop

    The University of Otago is extending its formal congratulations to the soon-to-be appointed Prime Minister of Timor-Leste, Mr Rui Arajo, who is a graduate of its Diploma and Master of Public Health programmes. The University of Otago is extending its formal congratulations to the soon-to-be appointed Prime Minister of Timor-Leste, Mr Rui AraAojo, who is a graduate of its Diploma and Master of Public Health programmes.

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  19. East Timor country profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Newsday

    An independent report commissioned by the UN transitional administration in East Timor said that at least 100,000 Timorese died as a result of Indonesia's 25-year occupation, which ended in 1999. Portugal began to establish colonial control over Timor in the 16th century, when the island was divided into small states.

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  20. Timor Leste president picks former health minister Araujo as new PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Channelnewsasia.com

    DILI: Timor Leste's president has picked a former health minister, Rui Araujo, as the new prime minister, the government said on Tuesday .

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