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  1. Freed from East Timor, Addison says it's good to be homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | KREM-TV Spokane

    Freed from East Timor, Addison says it's good to be home The local veterinarian had been unable to leave the country since late December. Check out this story on KREM.com: http://on.krem.com/1BMhunM A Portland woman, imprisoned in Timor-Leste for months and then stranded in the country without the ability to leave, is back in Portland.

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  2. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | 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. 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. Our soldiers' toughest fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Townsville Bulletin

    ... help, there's nothing you can do." Mr Duscha said the number of soldiers who had served in the Middle East and East Timor coming forward with issues was increasing. Mr Duscha said it wasn't just injured soldiers who found it difficult to cope. ...

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  5. RCH program saves critically ill kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Abbott. THEIRS are the first two young lives saved by a new medical initiative, but they will not be the last. East Timor youngsters Celestina Dias, 11 and Geovanio Pereira, 8 are the first patients under a new program at the Royal Children's ...

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  6. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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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  7. HMAS Sydney makes last voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | NEWS.com.au

    ... nt the decommissioning pennant would be lowered. During its service, Sydney had seen active service in Kuwait and East Timor, and has undertaken deployments to the Middle East.

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  8. From Lenoir to East TimorRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Lenoir News-Topic

    Other than a short vacation to the Caribbean, Radford Thomas had never set foot in a foreign country. Little did he know that his next overseas venture would be to a tiny Southeast Asian island smaller than the state of New Jersey called East Timor as part of a fellows program through the International City and County Managers Association.

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  9. Angus Campbell to become Australia's next Chief of ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Age

    ... on a major procurement program to get about 800 new armoured combat vehicles. General Campbell served in East Timor and commanded Australian forces in the Middle East, including Afghanistan. He was seconded for several years from 2005 to serve as a ...

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  10. Breach Tool helps gain access to locked and gated areas.Read the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | ThomasNet

    ... loudspeaker systems have been proven in military operations in Iraq, Afghanistan, Somalia, Bosnia and East Timor. The company also markets the POWRENTRY Fast Entry/Breaching Tool, Rhino Wheel Boots, Hoop Decon Wash Systems and Blue Water Rescue ...

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  11. Officer dies while joggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... officer training and being posted to 2/1st Battalion Royal New Zealand Infantry Regiment at Burnham. He served in East Timor in 2007 and Afghanistan in 2012 - the latter he later described as "probably our toughest tour" after the loss of five ...

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  12. Backpacker numbers squeeze out islandersRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | Benalla Ensign

    Australia's seasonal worker program, aimed at reducing poverty in the region, brings workers from eight island nations and East Timor to Australia for 14 weeks to six months. Backpackers can get a visa extension to stay in Australia for a second year if they work for three months in regional Australia in agriculture, mining or construction - and about 40 There were also financial and administrative burdens on growers using Pacific Islander labour, such as accommodation and private health insurance costs, Professor Howes said.

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  13. What insights are economists trying to capture with GNP?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Investopedia

    ... into the value of the economy, but also its benefit to its country. For example, an impoverished country such as East Timor that receives a large amount of foreign aid has an elevated GNP, as the nation receives more calculated value than it ...

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  14. East Timor hopeful of future LNG projectRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Woodside's decision to shelve its Sunrise LNG project has not dented East Timor's desire for the resource to be developed. Woodside last week walked away from plans to develop the Sunrise gas field off East Timor, citing regulatory and fiscal uncertainty in relation to the five trillion cubic feet resource.

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  15. How Cuba became more literate than the United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    ... Another was 106. Cuban literacy volunteers have gone on to volunteer in rural areas of Mexico, Brazil, and in East Timor - the latter country having suffered one of the worst genocides in modern times at the hands of the U.S-backed and trained ...

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  16. Officer Krupke and the Obama Foreign PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | American Thinker

    ... Chechnya, Sudan, Yemen, Thailand, Uganda, Dagestan, Azerbaijan, Mali, Chad, Syria, Iran, Libya, Bangladesh and East Timor. While the radicals fight the civil wars the "moderate Muslims" overwhelm the natives with prodigious birthrates. -In 1995 ...

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  17. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Feb 20, 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. East Timor PM rejects Woodside's FLNG planRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... NOA Mintz, 15, has been running her babysitting business for three years. So how has she made $480,000-a-year? EAST Timor's new prime minister has rejected Woodside Petroleum's plan to process gas offshore, leaving the $17 billion Sunrise project ...

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

    Feb 18, 2015 | 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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  20. Sun sets on Woodside's SunriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Woodside Petroleum has shelved plans to develop the Sunrise gas field off East Timor as it slashes jobs and spending following a sharp fall in the oil price. The energy giant plans to cut operating expenditure by 15 per cent and will shed more than 300 jobs this year, despite chief executive Peter Coleman receiving a $2 million annual pay rise.

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