East Timor Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Jack Waterford: Our future hijacked by our pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Age

    ... that the Sino-Soviet Split, already 15 years old - was a feint designed to trick us). Indonesia has just invaded East Timor, after Australia had signalled that it would make only token protests. From either end of the 1975 telescope, no one foresaw ...

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  2. Anonymous guy who could run our biggest stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... smear campaign against her by Labor colleagues. A former cop and army officer who has served in Afghanistan and East Timor. He is trying to regain the traditionally Labor seat of Kiama from the Liberal Party. The former Labor minister held Balmain ...

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  3. ACT Book of the Year won by Gordon Peake's 'Beloved Land'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    When Gordon Peake first arrived in East Timor for a short research trip in 2007, he was instantly captivated by the complex and energetic country. A few weeks became four years, and by the time he moved to Canberra in 2011, he was itching to write a book that would make sense of his experiences.

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  4. NSW election: candidates to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... smear campaign against her by Labor colleagues. A former cop and army officer who has served in Afghanistan and East Timor. He is trying to regain the traditionally Labor seat of Kiama from the Liberal Party. The former Labor minister held Balmain ...

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

    Mar 5, 2015 | 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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  6. US State Dept. sued over Henry Kissinger phone recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Russia Taday

    ... that brought Augusto Pinochet to power, the US blessing of Indonesian president Suharto's bloody invasion of East Timor, and the waning years of America's vast war in Indochina, not to mention domestic events such as the fallout from the Watergate ...

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  7. Veterinarian detained in East Timor returns to OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... methamphetamine and took everyone to jail. Addison was released after a few days, but was ordered to remain in East Timor during the investigation. In October, she was taken to a women's prison despite not being charged with a crime. She was ...

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  8. Delta flight with broken wing and leaking fuel catches fire as it...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... women put the star's unusual haircare routine to the test... the results will surprise you Oregon vet, jailed in East Timor after stranger she was sharing a taxi with was caught with drugs, is FINALLY home after six month hell 'It was hell, I wish ...

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  9. Plant-based diet reduces the risk of heart disease and stroke, doctors claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    ... her daughter,11, and two young nieces 'while she was chatting on Facebook behind the wheel' Oregon vet, jailed in East Timor after stranger she was sharing a taxi with was caught with drugs, is FINALLY home after six month hell 'You have to be ...

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  10. Portland woman detained in Southeast Asia back home after six-month nightmareRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    Addison landed at the Portland International Airport just before 10 pm Wednesday and ran into the arms of her mother. Addison was arrested in the island nation of East Timor in September, when she unknowingly shared a cab with a drug dealer.

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  11. American tourist leaves E. Timor after six-month ordealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Peninsula

    An American tourist has returned to the United States after six months trapped in East Timor over the discovery of drugs in a taxi that she was sharing. Stacey Addison arrived back in Portland, Oregon, on Wednesday, embracing her mother tightly during an emotional reunion at the city's airport, TV reports showed.

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  12. Oregon woman arrives in U.S. after stuck in East Timor for six monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... housed her in guest quarters within his home An Oregon woman arrested on a drug charge while traveling in East Timor arrived home in Portland on Wednesday to a swarm of national and local media after six months of diplomatic negotiations. Stacey ...

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  13. Portland Veterinarian Returns Home from East TimorRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | KXL-AM Portland

    ... methamphetamine and took everyone to jail. Addison was released after a few days, but was ordered to remain in East Timor during the investigation. In October, she was taken to a women's prison despite not being charged with a crime. She was ...

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  14. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Mar 4, 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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  15. Stacey Addison returns to Portland after detainment in Timor-LesteRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Oregonian

    ... Addison was waiting for the return of her passport, she stayed at the guest house of the former President of East Timor and Nobel Laureate Jose Ramos-Horta. After her arrival in the Portland, Addison said she plans to take it slow and has not ...

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  16. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Feb 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. HMAS Sydney makes last voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | 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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  18. From Lenoir to East TimorRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | 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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  19. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Feb 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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  20. Angus Campbell to become Australia's next Chief of ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | 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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