East Timor Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. US, Philippines hold CARAT exercises amid China tensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Stars and Stripes

    ... this year. Additional CARAT events will be held this year in Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Singapore and East Timor, according to a Navy news release. Receive free news alerts by subscribing to one or more of our newsletters (Stars and Stripes Daily ...

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  2. Inside Indonesia's ElectionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Counterpunch

    ... in the deaths of over half a million alleged communist sympathizers, the US and British backed invasion of East Timor, and the continuing bloody occupation in West Papua that has resulted in an estimated 500,000 deaths so far. Nor has the country ...

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  3. MPI appointment has whiff of 'old boys' club' - HarreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Director General of the MPI, Martyn Dunne, who signed off the appointment". Mr Dunne led defence operations in East Timor and Mr Kinsella was part of the deployment. Until recently, Kinsella had been working in Mr Dunne's office at MPI in a strategy ...

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  4. Plum job for abuserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Southland Times

    ... if he was known to director-general Martyn Dunne before his appointment to MPI. Dunne led defence operations in East Timor and Kinsella was part of the deployment. When hiring directors, the deputy director-general makes a recommendation to appoint, ...

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  5. Bombing the Tracks: U.S. Power and the Future of Arab DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Atlantic

    ... drones." "So how do we get this political solution-as we ultimately did in the former Yugoslavia, as we did in East Timor, or as we did in World War II?" Slaughter asked. "How do we get to a political solution without a credible use of force? How do ...

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  6. In a Prabowo presidency, Indonesians get a volatile packageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Asian Correspondent

    ... was riddled with accusations of military insubordination and murder. Here are some of the accusations. 1983, East Timor: Many people believe Prabowo masterminded the Kraras Village massacre of September 1983, in which Indonesian soldiers murdered ...

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  7. Indonesia's Presidential Race Heats UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Voice of America

    ... of voters. But his rise has not been without controversy. The former general is accused of human rights abuses in East Timor and of ordering the kidnapping of pro-democracy activists in 1998, while serving as commander of the Army's special forces. ...

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  8. Pacific forum demands climate actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | Green Left Weekly

    ... the coral reefs of the member nations Indonesia, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Malaysia, Solomon Islands and East Timor. The Coral Triangle is home to the highest coral diversity in the world with 600 corals or 76% of the world's known coral ...

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  9. Defence head steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Yahoo!

    ... the job in July 2011, defence was on the cusp of significant change. Then, more than 3300 troops were deployed in East Timor, the Solomons Island and Afghanistan, new equipment was entering service and the organisation had just embarked on major ...

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  10. Make My DayHONEY, it's Over. Burma ShaveRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2009 | American Reporter

    ... and U.S. Ambassador to India John Kenneth Galbraith, is no foreign policy neophyte. He worked for the U.N. in East Timor in 2000-2001 and as the U.S. ambassador to Croatia from 1993 to 1998. He is close to Richard Holbrooke, the U.S. special envoy ...

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  11. Now Available: Fish and Seafood Market in East Timor: Databook to 2017Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | SBWire

    Fish & Seafood Market in East Timor: Databook to 2017 is the result of Canadean's extensive market research covering the Fish & Seafood market in East Timor.

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  12. Foreign military interventions never produce stable countriesRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    ... In South Vietnam, the situation was the same until the opposing forces captured Saigon (now Ho Chi Min City). East Timor, after Indonesian annexation and UN administration, has gone through turbulent times. Even Afghanistan, now that the Americans ...

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  13. Underdog Lambie ready for Senate fightRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... police officer suffered the injury, which led eventually to a medical discharge as she was readying to serve in East Timor in 2000. Her military compensation was cancelled in 2001 after a private investigator's report, but she won a case to have it ...

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  14. Cairo 'respects role of the media'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... he said. "That makes Egypt... the biggest jailer of journalists in the Arab world, more than Syria." Former East Timor president Jose Ramos-Horta told the meeting at the United Nations that he believed the situation could be resolved through ...

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  15. Prabowo 'rocked': Indonesian 'NAZI' election video sparks angerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... dying days of the three-decade Suharto government in 1998, and has also been accused of human rights abuses in East Timor. Despite concerns about his past, Prabowo has in recent weeks narrowed the gap against Widodo -- who won legions of supporters ...

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  16. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2009 | American Reporter

    ... and U.S. Ambassador to India John Kenneth Galbraith, is no foreign policy neophyte. He worked for the U.N. in East Timor in 2000-2001 and as the U.S. ambassador to Croatia from 1993 to 1998. He is close to Richard Holbrooke, the U.S. special envoy ...

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  17. Textile trifecta: Three exhibitions open in late summer at Fowler Museum at UCLARead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... exhibition integrates material from West Timor, which is a part of Indonesia, and the new nation of Timor-Leste (East Timor). Drawing on new field research, it highlights shared themes that are important in the lives of people from all of the ...

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  18. Egypt Defends Itself at UN Over Jailing of JournalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... he said. "That makes Egypt ... the biggest jailer of journalists in the Arab world, more than Syria." Former East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta told the meeting at the United Nations that he believed the situation could be resolved through ...

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  19. Indonesian 'Nazi' election video sparks angerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... dying days of the three-decade Suharto government in 1998, and has also been accused of human rights abuses in East Timor. Despite concerns about his past, Prabowo has in recent weeks narrowed the gap against Widodo -- who won legions of supporters ...

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  20. Melbourne history group to host alleged war criminalRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2014 | Crikey

    Lieutenant General Kiki Syahnakri is set to speak at a Melbourne conference on East Timor - despite a Special Crimes Unit indictment filed against him for alleged war crimes.

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