East Timor Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for East Timor. (Page 8)

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  1. Convenience stores in Japan brewing coffeeRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... a chain of gyudon beef bowl restaurants under Zensho Holdings Co., has been offering coffee made from quality East Timor beans since 2008. Last December, giant sushi restaurant chain Kura-Zushi started serving four kinds of coffee including hot ...

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  2. Triathlon: Dodging dogs, 'miracle' fudgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of the event, when sometimes just getting to the start line is an achievement. Major John Humphries, serving in East Timor with the New Zealand defence force, is one of those stories. Home on leave, he competed yesterday after an unique training ...

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  3. "Act of Killing" Director Hopes U.S. Will Admit Genocide RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | Inter Press Service

    ... project at the National Security Archive that declassified key U.S. government documents concerning Indonesia and East Timor during the reign of General Suharto (1966-1998). "Perhaps most important is the fact that the [Lyndon] Johnson ...

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  4. Amy Goodman to Deliver Keynote AddressRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... to its impressive roster of over 50 films from nearly 20 nations. Amy Goodman, filmmaker (Massacre: The Story of East Timor), author, activist and host of the internationally acclaimed independent news program Democracy Now! will present a keynote ...

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  5. Unseen injuries of war depicted in playRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... who have been injured or struggled with psychological problems from their operations in Iraq, Afghanistan and East Timor. Corporal Cantley, who plays a psychologist and soldier, said military training had taught him to be tough, so he hid physical ...

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  6. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2009 | 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. Defence jobs bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Mercury

    ... ng of 5000 jobs. In 1999 local boatbuilding company Incat leased a vessel to the Royal Australian Navy during the East Timor crisis. As HMAS Jervis Bay, it provided a fast supply service between Darwin and Dili.

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  8. UN envoy: No excuse to delay Guinea-Bissau voteRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... but they were postponed until March 16 and again last Friday until April 13. Ramos-Horta, the former president of East Timor, told the Security Council by videoconference that provisional figures indicate at least 95 percent of the estimated ...

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  9. 'I made a dumb mistake': New Zealand man admits pretending to be decorated SAS soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Age

    ... summary presented to the Napier District Court said. He explained what it was like serving in Afghanistan and East Timor, and while deployed as a sniper in Ireland. In reality, Mr Militch is a family man living in a house he built overlooking the ...

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  10. TOKYO: Japanese convenience stores brewing coffeeRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | Asia News Network

    ... a chain of gyudon beef bowl restaurants under Zensho Holdings Co., has been offering coffee made from quality East Timor beans priced at 100 yen including tax since 2008. Last December, giant sushi restaurant chain Kura-Zushi started serving four ...

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  11. Now the State Dept is worried? Now?Read the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | The Common Ills

    ... How authorities swept away wartime sexual freedoms... HIGH-LEVEL BRUSSELS CONFERENCE EXPOSES HUMAN RIGHT... East Timor and Indonesian Action Network projects ... Highlights Isaiah 's The World Today Just Nuts " Medea Benjamin For Fake Ass Jeans " ...

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  12. Defence funding promise not guaranteedRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... defence funding increases but just one actually delivered. That was the 2000 paper which followed the 1999 East Timor crisis and was speedily followed by the 9/11 terror attacks in the United States. Dr Thomson told the Australian Defence Magazine ...

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  13. Descendents of the MutineersRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | TrekEarth

    ... after they went on to set fire and scuttle the Bounty. Meanwhile, Bligh succeeded in steering his boat to East Timor, 6500 km (4000 miles) to the west. Subsequently, he returned to England, reported the mutiny, and unleashed the British Navy's ...

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  14. Global Fund founder to speak in HaywoodRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... a theme throughout his life. "I do think there is a relationship between health and peace," Benn said, citing East Timor as an example of one nation whose citizens, with the help of churches, began rebuilding their lives, following years of ...

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  15. Praise for Southeast Asia's Winter OlympiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    ... our technology, outreach and advocacy projects, and our community events. It does not snow in the Philippines and East Timor but the two Southeast Asian countries were represented in the recently concluded 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. Yohan Goncalves ...

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  16. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2009 | 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. Pacific region a victim of Australian colonial interestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2014 | Green Left Weekly

    ... feared punishments was drum beatings. A fire was lit in a large drum, the offender placed across it and beaten. East Timor could have avoided the entire war if the Allies, including Australia, had not invaded it to pre-empt a Japanese invasion, ...

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  18. Did the walls have ears?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | ABC News

    ... an unfair advantage for itself and the petroleum company Woodside? Hagar Cohen investigates. As Australia and East Timor lock horns over claims that Australia bugged sensitive treaty talks, one of the lead negotiators for East Timor has spoken out. ...

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  19. Steve Backshall: The adventurer on swimming with great whites,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | The Independent

    ... risk conflict in almost every situation. My hairiest experiences have been with humans: when I was working in East Timor in the mid-1990s, writing a guide to the area, I got caught up in cross-fire when a peaceful demonstration was put down with ...

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  20. Skier puts East Timor on Winter Olympics mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | The Daily Republic

    ... now there's the skiing." Goncalves Goutt was born in Paris to a French father and a Timorese mother. He founded East Timor's ski federation and put together a $75,000 budget to make his Olympic wish happen. "This was I think the hardest slalom that ...

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