East Timor Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. US woman held in East Timor in drugs caseRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Standard

    An American woman is being held in East Timor after her arrest two months ago following the discovery of drugs in a taxi that she was sharing, her lawyer said Wednesday. Tourist Stacey Addison has denied any wrongdoing following her arrest on September 5 after methamphetamine was found in the shared taxi that was en route to the capital Dili.

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  2. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | 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. US woman held in E. Timor in drugs caseRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... that she had been informed an investigation into the case would likely take a year. Her lawyer Paulo Remedios in East Timor confirmed the details, telling AFP: "She was believed to have violated anti-narcotics laws as police found narcotics in a car ...

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  4. Neighbouring countries not prepared for deadly Ebola, expert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Vallejo News

    ... region to prepare for the possibility of an Ebola outbreak. However, he said, the weak health systems of PNG and East Timor would struggle to deal with an Ebola epidemic and preventative measures needed to be taken immediately. "Isolation and ...

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  5. 7 Reasons Net Neutrality Is A Dumb IdeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    ... of The Weekly Standard , "the United States is 16th in the world in broadband use (behind Liechtenstein!) with East Timor catching up fast. The French may burn CitroA ns, but they get 10 megabits for 10 euros--50 times your 'fast' Internet access ...

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  6. Melbourne Express: two killed in car crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Age

    ... night where Kirsty Sword Gusmao will speak about working to develop a national language-in-education policy in East Timor, among other topics. It's free. Good morning and welcome to Melbourne Express . I'll be bringing you breaking news, transport ...

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  7. The Shrine turns 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | The Age

    ... two world wars, in Vietnam, Korea, Iraq, Afghanistan and in numerous peacekeeping operations, from Cambodia to East Timor, from Rwanda to the Solomon Islands and elsewhere. The Shrine, built after years of bickering (some wanted a victory arch over ...

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  8. Footage of Victoria Cross soldier saving mates emergesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... joined the army in 2000 and served with the 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, travelling to Iraq and East Timor prior to Afghanistan. The soldiers Dan saved during the Battle of Derapet told reporter Rahni Sadler how the Victoria Cross ...

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  9. Australia Commits To Running Ebola Treatment Centre In Sierra Leone Via Aspen MedicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... teams in logistics and another AU$2million to ensure Australia's neighbouring countries like Papua New Guinea and East Timor can treat Ebola if cases are discovered there. Mr Abbott said he expects the treatment facility in Sierra Leone to be ...

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  10. Ore. woman spends birthday in East Timor jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Click Orlando

    The American veterinarian from Portland, Oregon, spent the day in a prison in the small Southeast Asian nation of East Timor. She's being held there in connection with a drug investigation in which she says she was unwittingly caught up.

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  11. Massey link to nation building in Timor-LesteRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | Scoop

    ... students and staff about developments in Timor-Leste (officially the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, or East Timor), which gained independence from Indonesia to become the first new sovereign state in 2002. Professor Guterres says the ...

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  12. Australians keen to staff new ebola clinic in Sierra LeoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... is putting his hand up to help. He's previously served with the New Zealand Defence Force at a field hospital in East Timor. He spoke with AM's Samantha Donovan. GARTH HEALEY: I just see an emergency unfolding that's going to possibly be a global ...

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  13. East Timor: Native speaking EFL Teachers and Senior Teacher requiredRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | TEFL.com

    I/We have read and accept the Terms and Conditions of TEFL Professional Network Ltd. and confirm this acceptance by entering my/our user name and password above and accessing the service. OXFORD ENGLISH ACADEMY We are an Oxford based language school franchise network.

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  14. Oregon veterinarian jailed in East Timor in drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | CNN

    The American veterinarian from Oregon spent the day in a prison in the small Southeast Asian nation of East Timor. She's being held there in connection with a drug investigation in which she says she was unwittingly caught up.

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  15. Caught up in drug case, Oregon woman spends 41st birthday in East Timor jailRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | WICU12 Erie

    The American veterinarian from Oregon spent the day in a prison in the small Southeast Asian nation of East Timor. She's being held there in connection with a drug investigation in which she says she was unwittingly caught up.

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  16. UPDATE 2-Australia's Woodside opens door to resolving E.Timor gas disputeRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Reuters

    Australia's Woodside Petroleum is in talks with East Timor on building an onshore gas plant, potentially removing one of the major barriers to developing gas fields that could provide billions of dollars to one of the world's poorest countries. Another major obstacle is a dispute between East Timor and its wealthy neighbour Australia on sharing revenue from the Greater Sunrise fields, which lie between the two countries.

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  17. Woman Takes Wrong Cab, Winds Up In PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... and Addison's Facebook page, on September 5, Addison traveled from Indonesia into Timor-Leste (also known as East Timor) and shared a cab from the border crossing at Batugade to the capital city of Dili. "Along the way, another passenger asked to ...

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  18. Australia's neighbours ill-prepared for Ebola outbreak: expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | ABC News

    ... kept up with economic growth over the last decade," he said. However, he said, the weak health systems of PNG and East Timor would struggle to deal with an Ebola epidemic and preventative measures needed to be taken immediately. "Isolation and ...

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  19. East Timor kicks out judges over ConocoPhillips tax fightRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Reuters

    East Timor has ordered five foreign judges out of the country after a court ruled in favour of U.S. oil and gas producer ConocoPhillips in cases tied to $236 million in disputed tax assessments. ConocoPhillips operates the Bayu Undan gas field in the Timor Sea between East Timor and Australia.

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  20. Australia to pay firm to fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... to provide logistic support for Ebola teams in West Africa, and A$2m to help ensure regional countries such as East Timor and Papua New Guinea can treat Ebola if any cases are reported there. Mr Abbott said he expected Aspen to have some staff in ...

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