East Timor Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. East Timor leaders begin talks on possible new govtRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Reuters

    East Timor's Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao is meeting the president this week to discuss a possible government restructuring, sending perhaps the strongest signal yet that the independence hero wants to step down. Gusmao, 68, a guerrilla leader who helped end Indonesian rule in 2002, has hinted for more than a year that he would resign to let a younger generation lead a nation that ranks among the world's poorest, despite its abundant gas resources.

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

    Monday Feb 2 | 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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  3. Family remember Qld lightning victimRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | Yahoo!

    ... at Worongary on Saturday afternoon when the park shed they were under was struck. Mr Bennett, who served in East Timor for the Australian Defence Force, died while his wife and children were taken to hospital. Family have paid tribute to Mr Bennett, ...

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  4. Crowdfunding campaign for family of GC man killed by lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | The Age

    The Gold Coast man struck and killed by lightning on Saturday afternoon has been revealed as a former soldier who served in East Timor, a tireless social and charity worker and a devoted husband and father. Friends of Kane Athol Bennett have now set up a crowdfunding campaign to raise $10,000 to support his wife and two children.

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  5. Who's the "Low Life Scum"Read the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | Counterpunch

    ... Senator McCain should have used that term to describe Kissinger's role in the brutal 1975 Indonesian invasion of East Timor, which took place just hours after Kissinger and President Ford visited Indonesia. They had given the Indonesian strongman ...

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  6. John Hamilton joins Kestrel Group as crisis management consultantRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 1 | Scoop

    ... an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit in 2001 for leading the planning for the New Zealand deployment to East Timor, and in 2006 he was promoted to Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit (CNZM) in recognition of his leadership as Chief ...

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  7. How could FIFA allow Australia to be champions of two continents?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | Daily Mail

    History was made in the Sydney Olympic Stadium on Saturday. Australia became the first nation to win two continental titles.

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  8. Code Pink's Medea Benjamin Responds To John McCain Calling Her 'Low Life Scum'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Crooks and Liars

    ... Senator McCain should have used that term to describe Kissinger's role in the brutal 1975 Indonesian invasion of East Timor, which took place just hours after Kissinger and President Ford visited Indonesia. They had given the Indonesian strongman ...

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  9. Who's the "Low Life Scum:" Kissinger or CODEPINK?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | OpEdNews

    ... Senator McCain should have used that term to describe Kissinger's role in the brutal 1975 Indonesian invasion of East Timor, which took place just hours after Kissinger and President Ford visited Indonesia. They had given the Indonesian strongman ...

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  10. Code Pink Responds to McCain Calling Them 'Low-Life Scum'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Mediaite.com

    ... nearly as "despicable" as Kissinger and the other U.S. officials who were involved in the Indonesian invasion of East Timor and the elongation of the war in Vietnam. "What is really disgraceful is the Senate calling in a tired old war criminal to ...

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  11. Man found guilty of stabbing his friend to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A man from East Timor who stabbed his friend to death because he heard "voices" telling him to was on Friday unanimously convicted of murder.

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  12. Killer 'heard voices' before murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Newsday

    ... knives at the house they shared in Dungannon, County Tyrone on 1 August 2013. Both men were originally from East Timor but were working in Dungannon and living at the house in Woodvale Park. The 36-year-old defendant has been held in custody at the ...

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  13. 'Indiana' Leddin and the search for the seeds of plentyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... as a rare plant specialist and has already sown his seeds of knowledge in Samoa, Vietnam, Israel, India and East Timor. "I'm inspired by the prediction that by 2050 the world's population will be more than nine billion and food production must be ...

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  14. CodePink Attempts to 'Arrest' Henry Kissinger for War Crimes in Vietnam, Laos, Chile and East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Democracy Now

    Activists from the antiwar group CodePink attempted to perform a citizen's arrest on former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger when he testified on global security challenges at a Senate Armed Services Committee meeting on Thursday. Kissinger served as secretary of state and national security adviser during the Vietnam War under presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford.

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  15. McCain calls protestors 'low-life scum'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Capitol Hill Blue

    ... gs in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos; the overthrow of the Allende government in Chile and the Indonesian invasion of East Timor."

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

    Jan 26, 2015 | 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. Make My DayHONEY, it's Over. Burma ShaveRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2015 | 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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  18. Broad vision saves sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Mercury

    Michael George Knipe AM. For significant service to optometry through executive roles with professional organisations, and to the community of East Timor.

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  19. Sandra Sully marks 25 years at the news desk but says it's what...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Daily Mail

    'I will never be the same': As Sandra Sully marks 25 years at the news desk the popular TV star reflects on how a suspected kidnap attempt in 1997 changed her forever And while the established newsreader has covered many world-changing events such as the September 11 attacks and the fight for independence in East Timor, there was one event off-screen that changed her own life. An apparent stalker attacked the blonde beauty as she got out of her car at her Surry Hills home in Sydney almost 20 years ago, in what could have been a kidnap attempt.

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  20. Crude QuestionRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... It also has eight blocks in India, seven in Brazil and one each in Mozambique, Indonesia, Australia and East Timor. The fall out of such an eventuality is that companies would be forced to start renegotiation of contracts in the LNG sector where ...

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