East Timor Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. $15b a price worth payingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | NEWS.com.au

    ... $1.3 billion for our 12-year involvement in Iraq, and $4.3 billion for Operation Astute, closer to home in East Timor. Another $1 billion is expected to be spent by 2016-17, mostly on combating the rise of Islamic State. These are large amounts of ...

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  2. Australia's $15 billion war billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in 2003 and Afghanistan during the past 13 years account for the bulk of the 'additional cost of operations'. East Timor has also been an expensive destination for our troops. Pricey intervention ... An Australian soldier disarms a man carrying a ...

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  3. English soldier called a 'pommy bastard' by Australian army superiors wins pensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... The Administrative Appeals Tribunal found the denigration of Martin Phillips while he was serving in East Timor had caused his bipolar disorder. Mr Phillips had been promoted to the rank of major when he resigned from the British army and emigrated ... 10 comments

  4. Customs Staff Allowed To Carry Weapons In Airports, Peter Dutton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | International Business Times

    The Department of Infrastructure agreed to exempt ACBPS officers from airport screening in support of the A boat carrying suspected illegal immigrants is photographed from a Border Protection Command aircraft in Australian waters in this handout photo taken September 12, 2009. Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard unveiled a new asylum policy on July 6, 2010 aimed at allying voter fears ahead of elections about rising boat people numbers, with the centrepiece a possible East Timor processing centre.

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  5. US woman's return stalled after East Timor prison releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | ABC News

    An American woman arrested in East Timor and released from prison on Christmas Day is staying at the home of former president Jose Ramos-Horta until her passport is returned. Dr Stacey Addison, a veterinarian from Portland in Oregon, was initially detained when a man with whom she was sharing a cab ride in the East Timorese countryside was arrested on drug charges in September.

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  6. Oregon woman's U.S. return stalled after East Timor prison releaseRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Yahoo!

    An Oregon woman arrested while traveling in East Timor and released from prison there on Christmas Day has yet to regain her U.S. passport and is not expected to be able to return home before the new year, her mother said on Monday. Dr. Stacey Addison, 41, a veterinarian from Portland, was initially detained when a man with whom she was sharing a cab ride in the East Timorese countryside was arrested on drug charges in September.

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  7. The monstrous Henry Kissinger shouldn't get to laugh his sins...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Ukiah Blog Live

    ... and war crimes around the globe, in Chile (murder and subversion of democracy), Bangladesh (genocide), and East Timor (yet more genocide), to name a few. Perhaps his most notorious alleged act was taking part in the sabotage-on behalf of the Nixon ...

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  8. US traveler released from East Timor jailRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... and took everybody to the station. Addison was released from jail after a few days, but was ordered to remain in East Timor during the investigation. Then, in October, a prosecutor persuaded a court to rescind Addison's conditional release and she ... 1 comment

  9. Twelve PresidentsRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2014 | Dissident Voice

    Barack Obama, who saved us from the goatherders of Yemen, who saved us from 6-year-old girls playing in the alleys of Kandahar George Bush II, who saved us from the wedding parties of Afghanistan, who saved us from boys gathering firewood along the road in Iraq, and don't forget Saddam Hussein's toy airplane Bill Lewinsky, who saved us from the bastard offspring of David Koresh, who saved us from the aspirin factories of Sudan, saved us from the last gasp of socialism in Europe, who saved us from respect for the Oral Office George Bush I, who saved us from the slumdwellers of Panama, who saved us from the starving tribes of Somalia Ronald Reagan, who saved us from the health clinics of Nicaragua, who saved us from the peasants of El Salvador, saved us from the palm trees of Granada Gerald Ford, who saved us from self-determination in East Timor, who saved us from a second term in office ... (more)

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  10. 9 crazy conspiracy theories about Malaysia Airlines flight 370Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... the case, the two passengers with stolen passports must be the hijackers.' Elliott concludes that the plane is in East Timor, due to an apparent u-turn made by the plane in its final moments on radar. 'If the Iranian government wanted to hijack the ...

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  11. Oregon mother calls daughter's East Timor release 'Christmas present'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Yahoo!

    The mother of an Oregon woman newly freed from two months of imprisonment in East Timor said on Friday that news of her daughter's release was a "fantastic Christmas present," but it remained uncertain how soon she could return to the United States. Bernadette Kero, 64, of Klamath Falls, Oregon, said she last spoke to her daughter, Dr. Stacey Addison, two nights earlier, just after she was let out of prison in Dili, the capital of the Southeast Asian country also known as Timor-Leste.

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  12. American gets Christmas Day release from East Timor prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | UPI

    An Amerian woman who spent weeks in prison in East Timor because she shared a taxi with the wrong person was freed unexpectedly on Christmas Day. Dr. Stacey Addison, 41, a Portland, Ore., veterinarian, was also invited to be a guest of former East Timor President Jose Ramos -Horta, a winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.

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  13. American veterinarian imprisoned in East Timor releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Veterinarian Stacey Addison, the woman imprisoned in Timor Leste for months after getting in a cab with someone allegedly transporting meth, has been released just in time for the holidays. American veterinarian imprisoned in East Timor released Veterinarian Stacey Addison, the woman imprisoned in Timor Leste for months after getting in a cab with someone allegedly transporting meth, has been released just in time for the holidays.

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  14. Woman freed from East Timor prisonRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Wenatchee World

    A veterinarian from Oregon who was arrested while traveling in East Timor in September was released from jail on Thursday after nearly two months of detention, the U.S. State Department said. Dr. Stacey Addison, 41, who was said by friends to be visiting East Timor as part of a round-the-world trip, was initially detained and held for five days on a drug charge.

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  15. Former Portland Veterinarian Released From Asian PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | KBND-AM Bend

    A former Portland veterinarian is a free woman after being released from a southeast Asian prison. Stacey Addison was backpacking around the world when she was arrested in East Timor in September.

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  16. Stacey Addison: U.S. Traveler Released After Four-Month...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | WebProNews

    Stacey Addison was released from East Timor after a four-month "nightmare," in what started as a simple taxi ride while on a world tour. Addison, 41, of Oregon was on a leg of an around-the-world trip in the tiny East Asian country, when she was arrested after a stranger, who was sharing a taxi, picked up a package full of drugs.

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  17. Portland woman released from East Timor jail: 'A Christmas miracle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    Photo of Portland Veterinarian Dr. Stacey Addison's release taken outside a women's prison in East Timor. KLAMATH FALLS, Ore.

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  18. Portland veterinarian released from East Timor after monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... and took everybody to the station. Addison was released from jail after a few days, but was ordered to remain in East Timor during the investigation. Then, in October, a prosecutor persuaded a court to rescind Addison's conditional release and she ...

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  19. US woman may be stuck in E. Timor for two-year drug probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Peninsula

    An American woman arrested in East Timor after drugs were found in a taxi she was sharing will be forced to stay in the country for an investigation lasting up to two years, her lawyer said Friday. The United States had on Thursday cheered the release from jail of Stacey Addison, an American veterinarian who was travelling in East Timor as a tourist when she was arrested on September 5. But her lawyer Paulo Remedios said prosecutors will need up to two years to investigate trafficking allegations against Addison, who denies any wrongdoing, will not be allowed to leave East Timor.

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  20. American doctor released from East Timor prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | CBS News

    The news of her release has come as a relief to her mother, who has been dedicated to securing her daughter's freedom.

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