East Timor Newswire (Page 4)

East Timor Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for East Timor. (Page 4)

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  1. Press Releases: Background Briefing on the U.S.-China Strategic & Economic DialogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | State Department

    ... to take stock of experiences in working together on development in places like West Africa and Afghanistan and East Timor and also to explore areas for future potential cooperation on development between the U.S. and China. Following the development ...

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  2. East Asia and the Pacific: U.S.-China Development CooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | State Department

    ... efforts in areas such as climate change, the Ebola crisis, capacity building in Afghanistan, and food security in East Timor, show that in working together, the U.S. and China can make a difference. The special session on development at the 2015 ...

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  3. Arduous economic recovery in post-conflict East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    Following his first 100 days in office, the new prime minister of East Timor marvelled at how the peaceful transition of power from his predecessor stood in stark contrast to the young nation's turbulent past. "Since independence, East Timor has come a long way," said Prime Minister Rui Maria de Araujo in a speech at the 2015 East Timor Development Partners Meeting.

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  4. Lucky Michael shares with people he hopes to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Canberra City News

    ... from Adelaide, spent more than five years as part of the Australian Army's airborne forces and completed tours in East Timor and Afghanistan. "I was studying chemical engineering at the time and I wasn't happy. I didn't want to study something I ...

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  5. International affairs scholar honoured by peersRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Scoop

    ... to the newly established New Zealand International Review, starting in 1976 with articles on New Zealand aid, East Timor, and ASEAN. A tabulation in the 1990s found that he was the Review's most prolific contributor in the 20 years since the ...

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  6. A family holds their baby for a vaccination shot in Vietnam. File photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    ... vaccines to four countries: measles vaccine to Malaysia, hepatitis B vaccine to South Korea, diarrhea vaccine to East Timor and hepatitis C vaccine to the Philippines. Truong Quoc Cuong, head of the drug management department at the health ministry, ...

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  7. World atrocitiesRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | Groong

    ... Army killed at least 300,000 Bengalis, most of them Hindus, and forced 10 million to flee to India. 1975-99: East Timor occupation Indonesia was accused of genocide during its 26-year occupation of the impoverished former Portuguese colony, which ...

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  8. Former Australian spy Witness K facing criminal prosecution in AustraliaRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A former Australian spy and star witness in East Timor's dispute with the Australian government over 30 billion U.S. dollars in oil and gas revenue is facing criminal prosecution, Australian media reported on Monday. East Timor claims that, as Australia spied on its government while the two nations were negotiating a treaty governing the share of oil and gas reserves in the Timor Sea in 2004, the treaty should be annulled.

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  9. Timor spy scandal: Former ASIS officer facing prosecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    A former Australian Secret Intelligence Service officer and star witness for East Timor in a bitter dispute with the Abbott government over $40 billion in oil and gas revenue is facing criminal prosecution. Fairfax Media has learned the Australian Federal Police sent a brief of evidence to prosecutors in February following an investigation that lasted 14 months.

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  10. Japan announces humanitarian aid for Rohingya migrants fleeing Myanmar by boatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Age

    ... which was devastated by massive earthquakes in April, was also underlined. Nobel Peace Prize recipient and former East Timor President Jose Ramos-Horta also delivered a speech at the conference. He argued that although Asia has seen progress in ...

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  11. Panel Reviews UN Peacekeeping OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... to decrease anytime soon. The 16-member panel appointed by the U.N. chief and chaired by former Timor-Leste (East Timor) president Jose Ramos-Horta worked for seven months, looking at what the limits of peacekeeping are and what expectations should ...

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  12. Panel recoomends sweeping changes to U.N. peacekeeping changes after sexual abuse reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | The Wave

    ... members that basically tell them what to do. The panel was led by JosA Ramos-Horta, former president of East Timor, who is a Nobel laureate and human rights advocate. The panel was created against a backdrop of recurring allegations of sexual ...

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  13. Panel: Name countries whose troops commit sexual abuseRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... to address sexual exploitation and abuse. The panel's chairman Jose Ramos-Horta, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and East Timor's former president, called the news of sexual misconduct "the saddest for the U.N.," saying it "undermines the most ...

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  14. Document details Australian officials paying people smugglers to return asylum seekers to IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | ABC News

    ... of the boats back in April, the pick-up of the passengers off West Java, and then their journey to the waters off East Timor where they were allegedly first intercepted by Australian authorities. MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: And what actually happened on the ...

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  15. The wads of U.S. cash Australia 'handed over to people smugglers'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... boats were provided to the people smugglers when they were intercepted by Australian customs officials near East Timor, the ABC reports. The photos of cash, which were taken by police as part of their investigation into the turn-back operation, ...

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  16. Singapore puts its stamp on SEA Games; Thailand ends No 1Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... followed by Malaysia (62), Indonesia (47), Philippines (29), Myanmar (12) and Cambodia (1). Laos, Brunei and East Timor didn't get atop the podium. The delegation leaders for Singapore, Tan Eng Liang and Nicholas Fang, issued a joint statement ...

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  17. Indonesian police detail boat turnback and alleged paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | ABC News

    ... chief commissioner Ronalzie Agus, detailed the journey of the asylum seekers from West Java to the waters off East Timor and back to Indonesia. In their investigation into the turn-back operation and the allegations that Australia paid money to the ...

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  18. (World Cup qualifiers) Guam down India 2-1Read the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | The Standard

    ... Rashidov but remained winless. Omar Abdulrahman scored with 10 minutes to go for United Arab Emirates to beat East Timor 1-0, and lead Group A. - AP The Standard Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., ...

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  19. UN report recommends sweeping changes on peacekeepersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    ... in the face of increasingly complex and dangerous conflicts. The independent panel, chaired by former East Timor president Jose Ramos-Horta, included 13 experts from a range of countries. "The world is changing and UN peace operations must change if ...

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  20. SEA Games ends with moving tribute to earthquake victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... by Vietnam (73), Malaysia (62), Indonesia (47), Philippines (29), Myanmar (12) and Cambodia (1). Laos, Brunei and East Timor also won medals but none of the 402 golds that were handed out. Singapore won the first gold medal on June 2, three days ...

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