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. Artists sleuth for meaning in The Biography of Things at ACCARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | The Age

    ... such as the British sale of fighter jets to the Indonesian government. In 1996 one of these jets, destined for East Timor, was sabotaged by the Plowshares Four group, using tools little more advanced than the knives and forks on the table. Playing ...

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  2. Australian Army major calls for inquiry into antimalarial drug causing anxietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... 1,157 ADF personnel were administered Mefloquine during drug trials by the Army Malaria Institute (AMI) in East Timor. 'Following these trials there were numerous media reports that participants had experienced paranoia, suicide ideation and other ...

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  3. Soldiers fear drug program has scarred them with depression, anxiety, nightmaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | The Age

    ... Australian soldiers contracted malaria during the first five months of an international peacekeeping mission in East Timor. Australia's Therapeutic Goods Administration warns that patients with a history of depression, anxiety disorders or other ...

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  4. Caught on camera: youthful East TimorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Blue Mountains Gazette

    The Blue Mountains East Timor Sisters calendar for 2016 features pictures of the mainly rural life of East Timor The Blue Mountains East Timor Sisters calendar for 2016 features pictures of the mainly rural life of East Timor - through the eyes of young people. Scallywags and traditional ways come through the pictures which were taken by school students who are sharing their stories with students here, including with Winmalee High, through Foto Friendship.

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  5. Calls for royal commission into Australia's 'biggest intelligence scandal of the past generation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | ABC News

    KIM LANDERS: The independent Senator, Nick Xenophon, has called for a royal commission into allegations that Australia spied on East Timor during negotiations over an oil and gas treaty. East Timorese leaders allege that agents from Australia's foreign intelligence service, ASIS, bugged the Cabinet rooms in Dili.

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  6. Nick Xenophon calls for royal commission into East Timor spying scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | ABC News

    Independent senator Nick Xenophon has called for a royal commission into the spying scandal in which Australian intelligence officers bugged an East Timorese cabinet office. The ABC's Lateline has revealed new details about the 2004 spying operation and one of Australia's most senior lawyers, Nicholas Cowdery, says there is a criminal case to answer.

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  7. Call for royal commission on Timor spyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Independent senator Nick Xenophon has called for a royal commission into spy allegations concerning Australia's negotiations with East Timor over an oil and gas treaty. East Timor has recommenced legal action against Australia in the UN's International Court of Justice in The Hague over claims that spies bugged their cabinet room in 2004 during talks over the reserves worth $40 billion.

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  8. Significant historical document unearthed from 1975 Indonesian invasion of East TimorRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2015 | ABC News

    A significant historical document has emerged in relation to the lead-up to Indonesia's invasion of East Timor in December 1975. An Indonesian think-tank close to Indonesian intelligence agencies gave the Australian Government a 'hit list' of East Timor independence leaders before the invasion.

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  9. Top lawyer says Australia has criminal case to answer over East Timor spying scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | ABC News

    One of Australia's most senior lawyers believes there is a criminal case to answer over an Australian spying operation in East Timor and that senior intelligence officers, even a former cabinet minister, could face prosecution. Former New South Wales Director of Public Prosecutions Nicholas Cowdery QC told Lateline it is his legal opinion that the bugging of an East Timorese cabinet office by Australia's foreign intelligence service was a crime under Australian law.

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  10. We need to hold East Timor spies to accountRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | Crikey

    To date, no one - in politics or the bureaucracy - has been held accountable for bugging the East Timor cabinet room. Former East Timorese president Xanana Gusmao has revealed that when he raised the issue of Australia's spying on East Timor during oil and gas negotiations with Tony Abbott last year, the former PM shrugged off the scandal and made an awkward gaffe.

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  11. 'Matter of death and life': Espionage in East Timor and Australia's diplomatic bungleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | ABC News

    East Timor's most senior leaders have accused Australia of committing a crime and acting immorally after a spying scandal that rocked the relationship between the two countries. East Timor was left with no permanent maritime border and Indonesia and Australia got to share the wealth in what was known as the Timor Gap.

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  12. JDT get crucial away goal in Malaysia Cup draw with FeldaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... ue their luck after being held to a 1-1 draw by PKNS. Mohd Syazwan Zainon had given Kedah a 75th-minute lead, but East Timor striker Pedro Oliveira scored the equaliser for PKNS in the 86th minute.

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  13. School's helping handRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | The Courier

    Helping hand: Dance School of Distinction Ballarat student Diasy Eichler, who has been instrumental in the drive to help the Dili Wellness Centre. Picture: Kate Healy Students and parents from Ballarat's Dance School of Distinction have banded together to support a sister institute in East Timor.

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  14. From Cambodian slums to breakdancing in DarwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | ABC News

    ... dancer Aaron Lim - could not share in the memory but said it was an all-too-familiar story shared by relatives in East Timor and South East Asia. Born in the Cambodian capital, Erak lived on the city's rural outskirts until his family lost a large ...

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  15. Students ready to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Warrnambool Standard

    HELPING to educate those less fortunate overseas is how two groups of year 12 students in the south-west are celebrating the end of their exams. One group of 16 teenagers left on Friday for the Philippines and a second group, which includes students from Emmanuel and King's colleges, left on Sunday for East Timor.

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  16. Italy InvadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Foreword

    ... this one takes a broader, generic approach to Italian influence. So there's the Magellan expedition trading with East Timor in 1522, Jesuits visiting Nepal in 1662, and ancient Roman coins turning up in unexpected places like Iceland and Latvia. At ...

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  17. 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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  18. East Timor belongs in ASEANRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Pnompenh Post

    ... cooperation and integration. It should also be the time for ASEAN to consider opening the door to a new member. East Timor is Asia's youngest country - a stable democracy positioned at the crossroads of Southeast Asia and the Pacific. Acceptance as ...

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  19. China's World Cup hopes dented in 0-0 draw at Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | The China Post

    ... move three points ahead of Oman in the group. Elsewhere, North Korea defeated Bahrain 2-0, Saudi Arabia thrashed East Timor 10-0, Syria won 2-1 in Singapore and Iraq won 2-0 in Taiwan.

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  20. EIB board approves refugee housing and earthquake recovery investment ...Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Mozambique and financing for essential agriculture investment in Ukraine, as well as the EIB's first ever loan in East Timor that will upgrade road links in the country. The meeting also approved loans totalling more than EUR 3.2 billion to support ...

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