East Timor Newswire (Page 8)

East Timor Newswire (Page 8)

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

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  1. Do Clinton, Trump need Henry Kissinger?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | KMIZ

    ... sacrificing human rights for narrow Cold War goals. On his watch: Indonesia was permitted to crush independent East Timor; Indochina was bombed back to the Stone Age, facilitating the rise of the genocidal Khmer Rouge; thousands were butchered in ...

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  2. Angels to spend a day on the blue for cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... 3RAR battalion, then with the British Army's 5 Airborne Brigade. After retiring at the rank of Major he worked in East Timor as a consultant with an international aid agency. He then served with three law enforcement agencies in Australia, and in ...

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  3. East Timorese spectacular with Nobel Prize-winning guest coming to Blackbird LeysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Oxford Times

    ... with festivities continuing well into the night. The event has been planned to fall on May 20, the date on which East Timor gained independence in 2002, which is celebrated each year across the globe. The East Timorese community in Oxford has been ...

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  4. On Native GroundAMBASSADOR Galbraith: Iran Deal Isn't Perfect, but Better Than AlternativesRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | American Reporter

    Galbraith, as Ambassador to Croatia during the bloody civil war there, negotiated the 1995 Erdun Agreeent that ended the long, bloody conflict there between Croatia and rebelling Serbs. After many years as U.S. Ambassador to countries ranging from East Timor and Croatia to Iraq and Afghanistan, Gailbraith says he has one simple rule to test the worth of a deal.

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  5. Why Didn't the French Try and Stop Jimmy Carter and Sukarno in East Timor?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    When we all read about "The Great Catastrophe" that occurred in Israel in 1948 and the 2,000 Palestinians who were killed; we are, of course, first called upon to reflect that during the Arab Revolt in 1936-39 the British killed over 5,000 Palestinians.buy hey: Who's counting? Nevertheless, just like Israel sends high school students to Poland to see what is the true meaning of the word: "holocaust", I think perhaps Palestinians should send their children to East Timor so that they can learn the true meaning of the word: "catastrophe".

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  6. Election 2016: how a change of government in Australia might change the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... change the way Australia deals with the rest of the world. Labor has pledged to open "good faith" talks with East Timor to carve up the sea boundary, which dictates who owns rich underwater oil and gas deposits. The background to this policy is ...

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  7. Twists, turns on DNA path for Aussie starsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... by what he finds out about his forebears on a journey that takes him from Kenya to Arabia then India and East Timor before returning to Bullardoo Station where he was born. "I think the main thing to find from my mother's background - which I wasn't ...

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  8. Sri Lanka - Allan Nairn who played significant role to free East...Read the original story

    May 16, 2016 | World News Report

    On this Tamil National Day of Mourning, the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam is pleased to announce that Mr. Allan Nairn, who played significant role in the independence of East Timor, will deliver the 2nd Mullivaikal Memorial Lecture in New York City. Mullivaikal is where over 70,000 Tamils were killed in six months in 2009 and Tamil women were gang raped by the Sri Lankan Security Forces .

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  9. Metfone stake up for grabs: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Pnompenh Post

    ... in the region. The company also saw leaner earnings in its three Southeast Asian markets - Cambodia, Laos and East Timor - where net profits declined by 28 per cent last year to $5.5 million. Nevertheless, Viettel is still trying to expand in the ...

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  10. On Native GroundPETER Galbraith Pays the Price for Telling the Truth About Afghan ElectionsRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | 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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  11. Delta boss Rui Nabeiro, 85, smells coffee at his factory in eastern Portugal. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... world to find the best quality coffee beans, especially in former Portuguese colonies such as Brazil, Angola and East Timor, dramatically expanded the business in the mid-1970s. The company, which he runs with the help of his children and ...

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  12. On Native GroundAMBASSADOR Galbraith: Iran Deal Isn't Perfect, but Better Than AlternativesRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | American Reporter

    Galbraith, as Ambassador to Croatia during the bloody civil war there, negotiated the 1995 Erdun Agreeent that ended the long, bloody conflict there between Croatia and rebelling Serbs. After many years as U.S. Ambassador to countries ranging from East Timor and Croatia to Iraq and Afghanistan, Gailbraith says he has one simple rule to test the worth of a deal.

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  13. Invictus Games athlete nears 40th year in Australian militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... I wanted to do in the Army. There is nothing else for me to do.'' McLeod has been deployed to Malaysia twice, East Timor and Iraq and suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). He fell during training to go overseas in 2005, fracturing two ...

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  14. Engaged In Good Causes: Longtime War Criminal Inexplicably,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Common Dreams

    ... even as he sneered at Americans who "bleed" for the dying Bengalis; greenlighting Indonesia's invasion of East Timor that killed and starved hundreds of thousands; toppling the democratically-elected government of Chile while welcoming in a Pinochet ...

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  15. Engaged In Good Causes: War Criminal Inexplicably, Unconscionably Gets Award, Not Jail SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Common Dreams

    ... even as he sneered at Americans who "bleed" for the dying Bengalis; greenlighting Indonesia's invasion of East Timor that killed and starved hundreds of thousands; toppling the democratically-elected government of Chile while welcoming in a Pinochet ...

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  16. How East Timor's democracy is making it an outcastRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | Chicago Tribune

    ... formal membership application to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the small Pacific country of East Timor is more determined than ever to join. It should be simple. According to ASEAN's 1967 Bangkok Declaration, the main condition ...

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  17. Darwin to Douglas motorcycle tour to culminate at 2016 Isle of Man TTRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Iom Online

    ... not to mention in some cases hostile political climates. The trip started badly when the pair took a flight to East Timor at the end of November, expecting their bikes which had been loaded into a container for shipping, to arrive the same day. ...

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  18. A winning blend for Portugal's coffee kingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | West Australian

    ... world to find the best quality coffee beans, especially in former Portuguese colonies such as Brazil, Angola and East Timor, dramatically expanded the business in the mid-1970s. The company, which he runs with the help of his children and ...

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  19. Bilawal Bhutto attacks Nawaz Sharif over - friendship' with Narendra ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | India.com

    ... (the UN) have also been unable to implement one resolution of plebiscite in Kashmir just like in south Sudan and East Timor," he said. He asked people to reject Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in the next election, as it was the best ...

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  20. New York, NYRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Democracy Now

    ... silence is, bringing out voices from the streets of Ferguson, to Staten Island, Wall Street, South Carolina to East Timor and other places where people are rising up to demand justice. Democracy Now!is the modern day underground railroad of ...

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