East Timor Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. UN welcomes observers for audit of Afghan election resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | The Nation

    ... whose prior experience with the UN includes serving as chief electoral officer for the Popular Consultation for East Timor and heading the Joint Registration Taskforce in Kosovo. In accordance with the parties' agreement, the audit process will be ...

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  2. Afghanistan: UN welcomes arrival of observers for audit of run-off election resultsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | United Nations

    ... whose prior experience with the UN includes serving as chief electoral officer for the Popular Consultation for East Timor and heading the Joint Registration Taskforce in Kosovo. In accordance with the parties' agreement, the audit process will be ...

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  3. More int'l observers, experts arrive for audit of Afghan runoff pollsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Xinhuanet

    ... experience with the United Nations includes serving as chief electoral officer for the Popular Consultation for East Timor and heading the Joint Registration Taskforce in Kosovo," the UNAMA statement noted. "The arrival of a large contingent of ...

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  4. Gaza: deadly shelling of another school, calls for ceasefireRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Scoop

    ... of desperation," Mr. Eliasson admitted that such a task is "not easy to think about" but noted UN involvement in East Timor and Kosovo as potential examples. In addition to condemning the artillery attacks from Israel, he noted the rockets into ...

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  5. 15:21 Gaza: deadly shelling of another UN school draws condemnation, calls for ceasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | AkiPress

    ... of desperation," Mr. Eliasson admitted that such a task is "not easy to think about" but noted UN involvement in East Timor and Kosovo as potential examples. In addition to condemning the artillery attacks from Israel, he noted the rockets into ...

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  6. ASEAN should lead the EU on innovative genocide educationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Groong

    ... the plight that Cambodian people faced from 1975 to 1979 and to some extent the suffering of the people of East Timor between 1975 and 1999. Since ASEAN was created in 1967, the region has experienced civil war and genocide resulting in millions of ...

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  7. Woodside-Shell divorce plan looks likely to failRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | ABC News

    ... Shell is a partner in Woodside's controversial Greater Sunshine project located midway between Australia and East Timor. The two companies last year upset Western Australian premier Colin Barnett with their decision to can an onshore processing ...

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  8. Deadly shelling of another Gaza UN school draws condemnationRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Scoop

    ... of desperation," Mr. Eliasson admitted that such a task is "not easy to think about" but noted UN involvement in East Timor and Kosovo as potential examples. In addition to condemning the artillery attacks from Israel, he noted the rockets into ...

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  9. Following Combat and Civilian TraumasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | The American Scholar

    ... other newly published studies-one conducted in Norway, the other in Timor-Leste (the former Indonesian colony of East Timor)-show that previous exposure to abuse, violence, or war may dramatically increase the risk of the disorder. The Norwegian ...

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  10. The memoirs and motivations of two Australian journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... foreign correspondent, documentary-maker, and teacher, Jill Jolliffe. She has been reporting on and from East Timor for decades. Her new memoir is Run For Your Life (Affirm Press). Then they are joined by journalist and feature writer, David Leser. ...

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  11. Veterans 'need help'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Border Mail

    ... says Minister for Veterans Affairs Michael Ronaldson. Senator Ronaldson said engaging Iraq, Afghanistan and East Timor veterans was "a real issue" that needed to be worked on. "These young men and women do need to be made welcome and I think there's ...

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  12. Philippines' Debt Boosts Credit OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... country in Asia along with India and Singapore to some extent and the only christian country in Asia along with East Timor. The exchange rate is 44pesos to $1 US and so, shopping is a must in these beautiful islands. Some of the Top 10 and 20 ...

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  13. Taiwan to publish yearly report on cross-strait risks: officialRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership. "Otherwise, Taiwan will be left out like North Korea, Mongolia and East Timor," he said. He also outlined the government's four major policies, including actively opening Taiwan's economy, monitoring ...

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  14. [Karen Brooks] Jokowi needs world's backingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Korea Herald

    ... that brought down his father-in-law and deadly suppression of dissent in restive provinces such as West Papua and East Timor (now an independent state). He has proven in this campaign that he is still prepared to go to great lengths to achieve his ...

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  15. As U.S. kicks off crude exports, Iran casts a shadow in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | West Australian

    ... said. Qatar is the biggest supplier of condensate to Asia at about 450,000 bpd, followed by Iran. Australia and East Timor together produce nearly 170,000 bpd, with most of the output heading to Asian markets, according to trade sources. Higher ...

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  16. As U.S. kicks off crude exports, Iran casts a shadow in AsiaRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Reuters

    ... said. Qatar is the biggest supplier of condensate to Asia at about 450,000 bpd, followed by Iran. Australia and East Timor together produce nearly 170,000 bpd, with most of the output heading to Asian markets, according to trade sources. Higher ...

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  17. Teacher brings Timor tale to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | Manawatu Standard

    There are probably only a few primary-school aged children who know the legend of how East Timor was formed, but Hokowhitu School teacher Lynne Handcock's classes know it by heart.

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  18. Where are they now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... in 1999. Indonesia tried to retain control by force, but gave up under international pressure. Since 2002, East Timor has been independent, but remains one of the poorest countries in the world. Early hopes that it would be able to exploit offshore ...

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  19. Equatorial Guinea: Oil Lubricates Entry Into Portuguese Language CommunityRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... the two-day summit of heads of state and government that concluded on Wednesday Jul. 23 in Dili, the capital of East Timor, Portugal was the last nation to hold out against the inclusion of the new entrant. Portuguese prime minister, conservative ...

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  20. The day that changed my life, Ben Fogle: The television presenter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... to buy it, but unfortunately it had been sold. When I left, I made the most of the following year, going to East Timor to report on the civil war for Hello! magazine and signing my first book deal, which took me to Britain's most remote overseas ...

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