East Timor Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. The dentist who's spent his retirement fixing teeth across the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... tooth care has returned from his latest expedition. David Daniels, of Forest Corner in Ringwood , set off to East Timor on July 2 with five fellow dentists to oversee and coach trainees in the war-ravaged country. The trip, organised by the Rotary ...

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  2. Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Rocks East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | CBS Local

    An earthquake of 6.1 magnitude struck off East Timor at 4:45 a.m. PST Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

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  3. Strong undersea earthquake hits IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... said the quake was felt in many parts of the province and some parts of Dili, the capital of neighboring East Timor country, but there was no danger of a tsunami. The world's largest archipelago, Indonesia is prone to earthquakes due to its location ...

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  4. Earthquake of 6.3 Magnitude Strikes Off East Timor - UsgsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | AlertNet

    An earthquake of 6.3 magnitude struck off East Timor on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

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  5. U21s head to Brunei for regional battlesRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Pnompenh Post

    ... and the 2014 Hassanal Bolkiah Trophy. The tournament, contested by male youth teams from all 10 ASEAN nations and East Timor and named after the Sultan of Brunei, will be held at venues in the Brunei capital of Bandar Seri Bagawan from August 8 to ...

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  6. ISIL is rejected by all Arabs and Muslims, Nobel laureate saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Tehran Times

    East Timor: a country about which we rarely think or of which there are not usually groundbreaking headlines on the newspapers and TV channels.

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  7. If the Gaza Truce Holds, What Then? 5 Possible OutcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | TIME.com

    ... considered," Lieberman said in a press conference. This has been tried in other war-torn locales, from Kosovo to East Timor. Why not Gaza? Well, for one thing, it would be an enormous and expensive undertaking for the international community to take ...

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  8. War hero jailed for home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... for his tours of duty overseas, which included combat roles in Iraq and Afghanistan and a peacekeeping role in East Timor. On his return, he did not seek help for the PTSD which caused nightmares and anxiousness and instead began using amphetamines ...

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  9. UN trip exposes Brauer College captain to a world of optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Warrnambool Standard

    TRAVELLING to East Timor as a United Nations Youth Australia delegate has given year 12 student Nick Young even more inspiration to excel as his final year of schooling draws to a close.

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  10. MPI boss was referee for army sex pestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... to chief executive Martyn Dunne, an army major-general, before he was hired. Dunne led defence operations in East Timor and Kinsella was part of the deployment. Last month MPI declined to answer detailed questions about Kinsella's appointment. They ...

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  11. Football: Hosting all the President's menRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the King's Cup final last season. Their squad features players from across the Middle East, as well as Brazil and East Timor. The tournament will be invaluable preparation for the Fiji side ahead of the World Cup, although it's curious why the New ...

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  12. Cyclist at the top of her gameRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Pnompenh Post

    ... competition and I was able to finish 12th, beating other [riders from] countries like Myanmar, Indonesia and East Timor." Following this weekend's action in Kampong Speu, the Cambodian sisters will travel across the border to participate in the ...

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

    Aug 1, 2014 | 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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  14. Afghanistan: UN welcomes arrival of observers for audit of run-off election resultsRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | 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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  15. More int'l observers, experts arrive for audit of Afghan runoff pollsRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | 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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  16. Gaza: deadly shelling of another school, calls for ceasefireRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | 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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  17. 15:21 Gaza: deadly shelling of another UN school draws condemnation, calls for ceasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | 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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  18. ASEAN should lead the EU on innovative genocide educationRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | 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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  19. Woodside-Shell divorce plan looks likely to failRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | 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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  20. Deadly shelling of another Gaza UN school draws condemnationRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | 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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