East Timor Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Government bidding to boost trade with IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... 1 degree from last year. More popular with Australian's according to the Lowy ranking is India at 57 degrees, East Timor at 58, Papua New Guinea 59, China at 60. On top of the warm feelings thermometer Lowy identified New Zealand at 84 degrees ...


  2. The Country Where Nearly 2/3 of Men SmokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Real Clear Politics

    East Timor has one of the highest smoking rates in the world, with nearly two-thirds of its men hooked on the habit.


  3. Younger veterans play increased role at Mid North Coast Anzac ceremoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | ABC News

    ... of the movement is turning to welcome the growing ranks of veterans from conflicts like Afghanistan, Iraq and East Timor. "So yes, they are coming into the fold, and we know from past experiences - being Vietnam vets - the trauma that we went ...


  4. One Nation the U.S. Actually Should LiberateRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2014 | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    ... They say you promised them a glowing reference from Haiti. Oh. They did ? No, I am not laughing, Sir. What about East Timor? Oh? Oh! Sir, you're going to liberate the what out of them? Yes sir, I think you'd better tell them yourself." Some nations ...


  5. Hockey's 'no kids in ocean' digRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... the government's boat people policy, saying there are now no children floating in the ocean between Australia and East Timor. JOE Hockey has defended the government's record on stopping the boats, arguing there are now "no children floating in the ...


  6. River deep, mountain high: New study reveals clues to lifecycle of world's iconic mountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2013 | Science Daily

    ... caused by rivers, explains why some mountain ranges exceed their expected lifespan. Very steep topography in East Timor. The evolution of this mountain range is dominated by ongoing feedbacks between landslides and river erosion. The study conducted ...


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

    Feb 23, 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. ...


  8. Tourism hubs trialling foreign labourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2012 | NEWS.com.au

    WORKERS from East Timor and Pacific nations will soon be able to get seasonal tourism jobs in Australia's north under a three-year trial.


  9. Too much realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2014 | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    ... problems down the track for me would have been dealing with injuries to children, especially in places like East Timor where you see kids with bad burns and machete wounds and things like that. Lynne Malcolm : That's Stuart Bonner, a former SAS ...


  10. The Global Regime for Armed ConflictRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2013 | CFR.org

    ... multilateral conflict prevention, peacekeeping, and peace-building efforts in less prominent conflicts, such as East Timor and Liberia. Yet the international instruments designed to prevent the outbreak of conflict or end fighting remain unwieldy ...


  11. The country that's hooked on tobaccoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | BBC News

    East Timor has one of the highest smoking rates in the world, with nearly two-thirds of its men hooked on the habit.


  12. Voting can be funRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... worse yet, think we don't care. Government/politics that affect us on a daily basis are neither the kerfuffle in East Timor nor the donnybrook in Iran, but what's happening in our own backyards. And let's remember that President Obama started out as ...


  13. Balia s Old GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Stranger in Paradise

    ... but there seems to be a whiff of skirt in the job description). Komang, like all his siblings, was born in East Timor; but a more trenchantly Balinese teenager you could not hope to find. He danced in the evening's Barong performance, which lead to ...


  14. Is the US Mil. Training of African Special Ops a prelude to disaster?Read the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Juan Cole

    ... Suharto has never been charged (nor have those Americans who gave him a "green light") for his brutal invasion of East Timor. Both probably believed that they met General Donahue's definition of patriotism. And in Mali, our carefully trained ...


  15. Memorial to 'comfort women' unveiled near Washington D.C.Read the original story

    May 30, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... The victims were from "Korea, China, Taiwan, the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, the Netherlands and East Timor," it said. Kang Il-chul, an 85-year-old victim of the sexual servitude system, said Japan should "make a prompt apology" for ...


  16. Organisations benefit from woodworkers' talentsRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | The Ararat Advertiser

    ... Grampians U-Turn 2014 event. "This surplus will be split with half going to The Friends of Ermera (a village in East Timor where the donation assists in training young villagers in a trade) and local charities as determined by the Ararat Woodworkers ...


  17. Abuse claims cloud ex-general's run for...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Suria

    ... in line with a 2009 recommendation by parliament. A push for Prabowo to be tried has also come from neighbouring East Timor, where he is accused of atrocities, including the massacre of hundreds in 1983, during Indonesia's occupation. A Prabowo ...


  18. Make My DayHONEY, it's Over. Burma ShaveRead the original story

    Oct 8, 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 ...


  19. Black Hawks go, so do jobsRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Townsville Bulletin

    ... The Australian Army's Black Hawk helicopter fleet has been in operation since the late 1980s and was deployed to East Timor. They are being replaced by the Multi Role Helicopter 90 (MRH-90) with the city's fleet of 16 expected to be fully received ...


  20. Shawn Kelley | 'Celebrating' Memorial DayRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... part in the enforcement of the Iraqi no-fly zones and had friends deployed to assist in operations in Kosovo and East Timor. For some it was their final deployment. After five years I left the military, only to be confronted with the choice of ...