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. Labor backs talks on new maritime boundary with East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Labor's decision paves the way for East Timor to make a larger financial gain from a major gas and oil project. A Labor government will enter into maritime boundary negotiations with East Timor, a move that would likely give the tiny half-island state a far greater share of royalties and tax receipts from the $40 billion Greater Sunrise oil and gas project.

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  2. 'OK Bathie. We have a problem. Just keep talking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... in the wheel firing." There have been so many instances where I can recall that being a serious challenge. In East Timor in 1999, we were broadcasting outdoors live from Dili in 96 per cent humidity. No accommodation, so we stayed in shipping ...

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  3. Clinics in East Timor lacking sufficient support, says long-serving doctorRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | ABC News

    MARK COLVIN: One of our nearest neighbours, East Timor, is still so poor that many people lack even the most basic access to health care. One of the country's largely unsung heroes is an American doctor who's been running a clinic there since 1998.

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  4. Ramos Horta doubts West Papua independence bid will succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | ABC News

    East Timor's former president, Jose Ramos Horta, says that he does not think an independence campaign for the Indonesian province of West Papua will be successful. "Solutions for the betterment of the people of West Papua, ending any human rights abuses, economic, social exclusion of West Papuans have to be realised in the context of Indonesian sovereignty."

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  5. Middle East: Arthur David Gawn appointed Head of Truce Supervision OrganisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... in Bosnia in 1994 and the Third New Zealand Battalion Group in the United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor in 2000. Set up in May 1948, UNTSO was the first ever peacekeeping operation established by the United Nations. Since then, ...

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  6. Middle East: Arthur David Gawn of New Zealand appointed Head of Truce Supervision OrganisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    ... in Bosnia in 1994 and the Third New Zealand Battalion Group in the United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor in 2000. Set up in May 1948, UNTSO was the first ever peacekeeping operation established by the United Nations. Since then, ...

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  7. Africa: Science is a Perfect but Overlooked Target for AidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... channelled into unsustainable projects or lost to corruption. For example, the conference heard how poverty in East Timor increased by 15 per cent between 2001 and 2007 despite getting US$8 billion of aid over this period. So how to get past that ...

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  8. Major General (Rtd) Louis Gardiner, ONZMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Scoop

    ... Land Commander. During this time he oversaw support to the New Zealand Police for APEC and NZDF activity in East Timor. In July 2000, he was appointed Chief Military Observer in United Nations Transitional Authority East Timor (UNTAET) for twelve ...

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  9. Soccer-Indonesian jailed for match-fixing attempt in SingaporeRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Reuters

    An Indonesian man was jailed for 30 months on Tuesday for attempting to fix a soccer match at the recent Southeast Asian Games in Singapore. Nasiruddin, 52, conspired with two others to give East Timor soccer official Orlando Marques Henriques Mendes $15,000 to ensure they would lose to Malaysia on May 30, Singapore's Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau said in a statement.

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  10. Sarahjane Dower murder: No appeal of Jody Viero's sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Age

    ... her twice in the neck and told her he wouldn't ring an ambulance as she died. The former soldier, who served in East Timor and Afghanistan, suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder and had gone off medication some time before the attack. ...

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  11. Science is a perfect but overlooked target for aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | SciDev.Net

    ... channelled into unsustainable projects or lost to corruption. For example, the conference heard how poverty in East Timor increased by 15 per cent between 2001 and 2007 despite getting US$8 billion of aid over this period. So how to get past that ...

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  12. Former army chief Lou Gardiner diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... of Army, a position he held for three years. He was made Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM) for his East Timor service, in the 2004 New Years Honours.

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  13. Artist's master strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... and Deakin University lecturer. "Her portrait was great. She puts me to shame. She got back from a trip from East Timor the night before the Warrnibald was due...Emma came around and she painted it the night before and handed it in. "I'd been ...

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  14. Soldier turned to cruel murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Townsville Bulletin

    Private Kynan Devenna on April 17, 2007 on patrol with C Company 1RAR in East Timor. The former Digger who served in Afghanistan and East Timor has been convicted of the murder of Ayr mum Sarahjane Dower, the mother of his children.

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  15. 'Embedded' military forces explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Newsday

    ... played a role in a French operation in the Central African Republic, in 2011, and with Australian forces in East Timor, in 1999. As embedded military personnel within a US headquarters in Djibouti, the UK contingent came under "the command and ...

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  16. Africa: The Quest for Elusive Development DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... the most successful and how much, if anything, trickled down to improve people's daily lives, remains a mystery. East Timor, for one, has received aid worth US$8 billion since 2001. But a survey found that poverty had increased by 15 per cent ...

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  17. The quest for elusive development dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | SciDev.Net

    ... the most successful and how much, if anything, trickled down to improve people's daily lives, remains a mystery. East Timor, for one, has received aid worth US$8 billion since 2001. But a survey found that poverty had increased by 15 per cent ...

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  18. Students see new way of life in Timor LesteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Courier

    ... the opportunity to live and work with other young people in Ainaro Village. "For me, I didn't know anything about East Timor so it appealed to me. It was an opportunity to learn something new," student Ethan Cavanagh said. "It was interesting to see ...

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  19. Montara legacy 'chance to mend relations'Read the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... blished Montara Commission of Inquiry in 2010 noted evidence indicating that "hydrocarbons entered Indonesian and East Timor waters to a significant degree".

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  20. Jim Simon Named as The Seattle Times' Managing EditorRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | Editor & Publisher

    ... sity. He also has training experience in Southeast Asia, where he was a Knight Journalism Fellow in Indonesia and East Timor.

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