East Timor Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for East Timor. (Page 3)

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  1. Territorials join battalion on paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Manawatu Standard

    ... id not being in one battalion had made it difficult to get people together for training. They had been posted in East Timor and to Christchurch in the wake of the earthquakes there. "We now get new skills and leadership, and can fill important gaps."

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  2. Who are Indonesia's election rivals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | BBC News

    ... and military elite. As a young man he joined the army and rose fast, commanding a special forces unit in East Timor in the 1980s in a bloody conflict with separatists. In the final days of Suharto's regime in 1997 and 1998, the unit which he ...

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  3. Mozambique: Guebuza and Dhlakama May Meet This Month, Paper ClaimsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | AllAfrica.com

    ... issue of the independent newssheet "Mediafax". Towards the end of the month, he will attend a summit in East Timor of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP). Mozambique is the outgoing chair of the CPLP. So in mid-July, it would be ...

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  4. Oil industry's wastewater wells blamed for triggering Oklahoma quakes [liberal lies]Read the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Free Republic

    ... The Associated Press. I covered the emergence of democracy and terrorism as well as the difficult transition of East Timor which had just become independent. I moved to Thailand in 2005 to cover climate change , poaching, pollution and other ...

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  5. Meet the woman who slammed Tony AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | NEWS.com.au

    ... police officer suffered the injury, which led eventually to a medical discharge as she was readying to serve in East Timor in 2000. Her military compensation was cancelled in 2001 after a private investigator's report, but she won a case to have it ...

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  6. 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 ...

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  7. Indonesia's presidential election: Competing visionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Economist

    ... commander of Indonesia's notorious special forces, Mr Prabowo has a tainted record on human rights, first in East Timor and then during the anti-Suharto protests. He is a master of money politics and has benefited from having friends who own ...

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  8. Indonesia poll marks fork in roadRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | AEI

    ... brings significant baggage in this realm, having been accused of human rights abuses domestically as well as in East Timor during his past career as a commander in Indonesia's special forces, known as Kopassus. Rumors that he plotted a coup against ...

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  9. US, Philippines hold CARAT exercises amid China tensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Stars and Stripes

    ... this year. Additional CARAT events will be held this year in Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Singapore and East Timor, according to a Navy news release. Receive free news alerts by subscribing to one or more of our newsletters (Stars and Stripes Daily ...

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  10. Inside Indonesia's ElectionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Counterpunch

    ... in the deaths of over half a million alleged communist sympathizers, the US and British backed invasion of East Timor, and the continuing bloody occupation in West Papua that has resulted in an estimated 500,000 deaths so far. Nor has the country ...

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  11. MPI appointment has whiff of 'old boys' club' - HarreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Director General of the MPI, Martyn Dunne, who signed off the appointment". Mr Dunne led defence operations in East Timor and Mr Kinsella was part of the deployment. Until recently, Kinsella had been working in Mr Dunne's office at MPI in a strategy ...

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  12. Plum job for abuserRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Southland Times

    ... if he was known to director-general Martyn Dunne before his appointment to MPI. Dunne led defence operations in East Timor and Kinsella was part of the deployment. When hiring directors, the deputy director-general makes a recommendation to appoint, ...

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  13. Bombing the Tracks: U.S. Power and the Future of Arab DemocracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Atlantic

    ... drones." "So how do we get this political solution-as we ultimately did in the former Yugoslavia, as we did in East Timor, or as we did in World War II?" Slaughter asked. "How do we get to a political solution without a credible use of force? How do ...

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  14. Now Available: Fish and Seafood Market in East Timor: Databook to 2017Read the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | SBWire

    Fish & Seafood Market in East Timor: Databook to 2017 is the result of Canadean's extensive market research covering the Fish & Seafood market in East Timor.

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  15. Foreign military interventions never produce stable countriesRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Daily Monitor

    ... In South Vietnam, the situation was the same until the opposing forces captured Saigon (now Ho Chi Min City). East Timor, after Indonesian annexation and UN administration, has gone through turbulent times. Even Afghanistan, now that the Americans ...

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  16. Underdog Lambie ready for Senate fightRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Yahoo!

    ... police officer suffered the injury, which led eventually to a medical discharge as she was readying to serve in East Timor in 2000. Her military compensation was cancelled in 2001 after a private investigator's report, but she won a case to have it ...

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  17. Cairo 'respects role of the media'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Iol.co.za

    ... he said. "That makes Egypt... the biggest jailer of journalists in the Arab world, more than Syria." Former East Timor president Jose Ramos-Horta told the meeting at the United Nations that he believed the situation could be resolved through ...

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  18. Prabowo 'rocked': Indonesian 'NAZI' election video sparks angerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Malaysia Chronicle

    ... dying days of the three-decade Suharto government in 1998, and has also been accused of human rights abuses in East Timor. Despite concerns about his past, Prabowo has in recent weeks narrowed the gap against Widodo -- who won legions of supporters ...

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  19. MomentumMECHANICAL DIFFICULTYRead 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 ...

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  20. Textile trifecta: Three exhibitions open in late summer at Fowler Museum at UCLARead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | PressReleasePoint

    ... exhibition integrates material from West Timor, which is a part of Indonesia, and the new nation of Timor-Leste (East Timor). Drawing on new field research, it highlights shared themes that are important in the lives of people from all of the ...

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