• Same (pronounced Sah-may) is a city in the Same Subdistrict in the interior of East Timor, 81 kilometres (50 mi) south of Dili, the national capital. (wikipedia.org)
  • The May 28 attack on the Brimob company led to dozens of arrests in East and West Dili. (hrw.org)
  • On June 17, a student named Vasco da Gama from the agriculture faculty of the University of East Timor was arrested together with his brother, Basilio Guterres, by a police team that came to their house in Becora-Camea, Dili, at about 4:00 a.m. in a convoy of six trucks. (hrw.org)
  • East Timor's President Jose Ramos-Horta speaks to Reuters at his office in Dili in this June 29, 2007 file photo. (reuters.com)
  • Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, who will fly to Dili this week after a request from his East Timor counterpart Xanana Gusmao, said the capital was calm on Tuesday morning, with security forces braced for unrest and in control of the streets. (reuters.com)
  • East Timorese man stand by windows as they pray during a Mass at a cathedral in Dili, East Timor on Sunday, March 18, 2012. (yahoo.com)
  • DILI, East Timor (AP) - President Jose Ramos Horta, who campaigned tirelessly for East Timor's independence for nearly a quarter-century and helped steer the new nation, conceded defeat Monday after a poor showing in weekend elections. (yahoo.com)
  • DILI (Reuters) - Hundreds of students in East Timor clashed on Monday with police who fired tear gas to disperse the crowds protesting against alleged government corruption. (reuters.com)
  • Bobonara in the west of East Timor where they were arrested and taken to Dili. (amnesty.org)
  • Gunung Tata Mai Lau, a mountain that forms the highest point on East Timor, reaches 2,963 m (9,721 ft) just south of the capital city of Dili, and the Laclo river in the north stretches some 80 km (50 mi), forming the longest river. (encyclopedia.com)
  • COMPERE: Well, as Operation Stabilise starts to take control of Dili today, the Nobel Peace Laureate, Jose Ramos-Horta, says Australian leadership over East Timor has already earned the gratitude of the Timorese people, and particularly activists like himself. (abc.net.au)
  • The December weather guide for East Timor, represented by Dili, shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) , the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute . (weather2travel.com)
  • The weather in East Timor in December is represented by Dili . (weather2travel.com)
  • The East Timor sunrise & sunset times shown below are for Dili . (weather2travel.com)
  • In March 2012, after the first round of presidential elections, Brendan Brady wrote in Time, "When residents of Dili voted to elect a new President five years ago, more than a hundred thousand displaced people were scattered around the East Timorese capital in tent camps and gangs of youths exorcised their angst in the street. (factsanddetails.com)
  • Western intelligence has documented the unfolding of the genocide since the first Indonesian paratroopers landed in the capital, Dili, on December 7, 1975 - less than two months after two Australian television crews were murdered by the Indonesian military, leaving just one foreign reporter, Roger East, to witness the invasion. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • Francisco da Costa Guterres Fellow in Law and Politics Timor Institute of Development Studies (TIDS)/ETSG Dili, East Timor Ph. (etan.org)
  • Hi Tonnes of rice sit at the Darwin Harbour, while East Timorese sheltering in Hills outside Dili, starve. (earthrainbownetwork.com)
  • Dr Joao Martins from the National University of East Timor will lead an epidemiological study to measure the prevalence of tobacco users among adolescents aged 13 to 15 in Dili. (nzdoctor.co.nz)
  • As he pointed out, many of the volunteer work is in remote parts of East Timor, and a 3 day car ride to Dili is common. (travellr.com)
  • The population of Dili continued to increase in the 90's when the TNI and the militia, those East Timorese and 'resettled' Indonesians who supported political integration with Indonesia, began their campaign of intimidation. (jobsletter.org.nz)
  • Along with all these displaced Timorese, Dili is now the home of thousands of UN staff and volunteers as well all those who work in the 70-odd international agencies that are here to 'develop' East Timor. (jobsletter.org.nz)
  • 1. The opening cutscene shows a truck bomb and terrorist attack on the US Embassy in Dili, Timor. (visualwalkthroughs.com)
  • DILI, Timor Leste - The Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group (PEL ARG) and 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived in Dili, Timor-Leste for the start of Exercise Crocodilo with the Timor-Leste Defense Forces, Oct. 10. (dvidshub.net)
  • He underwent initial surgery at an Australian military hospital in East Timor before making the one-hour flight from the capital, Dili, to Darwin. (cnn.com)
  • The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Timor-Leste, Ameerah Haq, presided over a dialogue with civil society on UN Security Council resolution 1325 in Dili on 11 June, on the occasion of the Global Open Day on women and peace. (peacewomen.org)
  • The capital of Timor-Leste, Dili is the largest city of East Timor. (lifehack.org)
  • Dili further sought a formal apology and compensation, and an order that Australia must not intercept communications between East Timor and its legal advisers. (wsws.org)
  • In all likelihood, the documents and data have already been poured over, extracting every piece of information that will assist the Australian government to defeat East Timor's treaty challenge, and any future claims by Dili to establish a valid maritime border. (wsws.org)
  • Dr Monteiro says the scholarship is already benefitting his practice and his patients since his return to Hospital Nacional Guido Valadares in Dili, Timor-Leste's major public hospital. (easttimorheartsfund.org.au)
  • Acting on information supplied by the Dili prosecutor's office, Indonesian police have so far detained four former soldiers from Timor Leste who fled into West Timor in the aftermath of the assassination attempt. (wordpress.com)
  • East Timorese face trial By Jon Land Five East Timorese independence activists are about to go on trial for peaceful protests they carried out during the visit of foreign journalists to Dili in April. (greenleft.org.au)
  • It comprises the eastern half of the island of Timor , the nearby islands of Atauro and Jaco , and Oecusse , an exclave on the northwestern side of the island surrounded by Indonesian West Timor . (wikipedia.org)
  • East Timor includes the enclave of Oecussi, which is located within West Timor (Indonesia). (southtravels.com)
  • In 1949, the Netherlands gave up its colonies in the Dutch West Indies, including West Timor, and the nation of Indonesia was born. (southtravels.com)
  • Its size rivals New Jersey or Israel, and its 15,007-km (9,325-mi) territory extends beyond its mainland to include the enclave of OcussiAmbeno in West Timor, and the islands of Atauro in the n and Jaco in the e. (encyclopedia.com)
  • MICHAEL CAREY: Could they still run a guerilla war for years to come though, say from sanctuary in West Timor? (abc.net.au)
  • Bobonaro District Administrator Jo o Vicente is quoted as saying that he and the people of his district will welcome Jo o Tavares and other former militia members if they decide to return from West Timor. (etan.org)
  • Traditionally, grazing cattle have been moved from East to West Timor and vice versa according to what land had the best pasture. (wordpress.com)
  • East Timor is part of a free trade zone , the Timor-Leste-Indonesia-Australia Growth Triangle (TIA-GT). (wikipedia.org)
  • Alkatiri was forced to resign as prime minister in June 2006, and a United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT) was established to help restore peace and increase police presence. (freedomhouse.org)
  • Timor-Leste welcomes the opportunity to encourage business partnership and to meet with New Zealand experts in areas that are important to the economic diversification of Timor-Leste. (nzherald.co.nz)
  • The recent election of José Maria de Vasconcelos, or Taur Matan Ruak as he is known, to the Presidency of Timor-Leste is not good news for women in that country. (theconversation.com)
  • While these kind of events are common in post-conflict societies sorting out new political systems and hierarchies, such ongoing cycles of trauma, violence and conflict are also attributable to persistent militarisation such as that which exists in Timor-Leste. (theconversation.com)
  • Balbina spent the occupation as an armed fighter in the mountains, and nowadays is one of the directors of KOVEFOKTIL (Cooperative of Veteran Women, Widows and Orphans Timor Leste). (etan.org)
  • His conclusion paints a rather grim picture: "There are few options but for Timor-Leste to carefully manage its oil fund and to generate jobs through government spending, such as on roads, etc. (factsanddetails.com)
  • I feel like we have just reached the tip of the iceberg and there's a whole lot more rheumatic heart disease in Timor Leste than what we've been able to detect with a moderately sized screening program," said Josh Francis from the Menzies School of Health Research. (abc.net.au)
  • My article on diving and (some) travel in Timor Leste has been published in the latest issue of X-Ray - really pleased with the end result. (wetpixel.com)
  • I live in Alor, only a stone's trow from Timor Leste, in the bay of Kalabahi. (wetpixel.com)
  • Last February I arrived in Australia from Timor Leste to embark on studies for a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership at Australian Catholic University. (ad2000.com.au)
  • Almost 30 years on, our new country of Timor Leste came into existence on 20 May 2002 with a host of needs and many problems to contend with. (ad2000.com.au)
  • East Timor officially the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, is a country in Maritime Southeast Asia. (pinoyshowcase.com)
  • Risk of Malaria is very high throughout the whole of East Timor (Timor Leste). (travelpharm.com)
  • Throughout the exercise, Sailors and Marines will participate in various events to include field exercises and community relations activities aimed at strengthening the relationship between the U.S. and Timor-Leste. (dvidshub.net)
  • Each ship will participate in community service events, conduct engineering and seamanship training with sailors from the Timor-Leste Navy and provide tours of all three ships in the ARG. (dvidshub.net)
  • This exercise presents a valuable opportunity to further strengthen the already strong relationship between the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps and the Timor-Leste Defense Force," said Capt. Mark Sakaguchi, commander, Amphibious Squadron Three. (dvidshub.net)
  • Marines and Timor-Leste soldiers will conduct military police training, various small boat exercises, jungle warfare training, several aviation-related evolutions and numerous planning scenarios. (dvidshub.net)
  • Training alongside the Defense Forces creates a great opportunity to share knowledge, establish personal and professional relationships, and strengthen our military and civil partnership with Timor-Leste," said Col. Scott D. Campbell, commanding officer, 15th MEU. (dvidshub.net)
  • This is my second visit to Timor-Leste," said Engineman 1st Class Colin Cumberbatch. (dvidshub.net)
  • Timor-Leste has seen so many changes in such a short time which personally makes it more appealing. (dvidshub.net)
  • This work, Peleliu ARG, 15th MEU arrive in Timor-Leste for Exercise Crocodilo , must comply with the restrictions shown on https://www.dvidshub.net/about/copyright . (dvidshub.net)
  • Representatives from various women's organizations in Timor-Leste came together at a preparatory consultation on 26 May to identify key concerns regarding the implementation of resolution 1325. (peacewomen.org)
  • Very important work has been undertaken in Timor-Leste on all fronts to engage and promote women in peacebuilding and decision-making, to protect them from sexual and gender-based violence and to promote gender equality," said the Special Representative in her address. (peacewomen.org)
  • I am here in Timor Leste for 10 months teaching and finally after five months I got the courage to find a place to get certified. (divetimor.com)
  • Muck Dives in Timor Leste. (divetimor.com)
  • 7. EAST-TIMOR RAIL MASTER PLANRoads play a vital role in the economy and country integration of Timor-Leste. (slideshare.net)
  • We examine the maternity waiting home policy in Timor-Leste to understand the role of context, policy characteristics, individual actors, and how evidence is used to influence the policy agenda. (frontiersin.org)
  • An in-depth analysis of the maternity waiting home policy in Timor-Leste helps to illuminate the complex processes behind policy decisions and the use of evidence in post-conflict and low-resource settings. (frontiersin.org)
  • Timor-Leste achieved independence from Indonesia following a violent referendum in 1999. (frontiersin.org)
  • Like other countries with a history of conflict, Timor-Leste has an extremely high maternal mortality ratio, estimated to be as high as 929/100,000 live births ( 4 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • Although there are many ways ( 5 ), the Ministry of Health in Timor-Leste, like many countries, chose to focus on promoting facility-based delivery ( 6 - 8 ). (frontiersin.org)
  • In July, Timor-Leste held its 4th parliamentary election , heralding in a new government, and potentially new leadership both within key ministries and at the prime ministerial level. (sustainableeasttimorloan.com)
  • Timor-Leste's new "Explore the Undiscovered" tourism campaign aims to change foreign perceptions of Timor-Leste and to attract visitors to travel. (sustainableeasttimorloan.com)
  • However, the Government of Timor-Leste has not dedicated sufficient resources to develop tourism, with the government's tourism budget for 2017 at just $6.3 million, inclusive of salaries and operational costs. (sustainableeasttimorloan.com)
  • Limited financial resources, compounded by a failure to promote the country's unique assets, has left Timor-Leste with a nascent tourism sector, which in 2014 generated an estimated $14.6 million. (sustainableeasttimorloan.com)
  • Instead, the judges issued a meaningless declaration that Australia keep the material under seal until a further decision of the court, and ensure that it not be used "to the disadvantage of Timor-Leste. (wsws.org)
  • Any "assurance" by Canberra and its spy agencies to seal the material and not use it "to the disadvantage of Timor-Leste" is worthless. (wsws.org)
  • Just five days ago we launched a fundraising campaign to support Operation GoodHearts , our first ever paediatric surgical mission to Timor-Leste. (easttimorheartsfund.org.au)
  • We don't want to cut off the goodwill of people who are so keen to make a difference for our neighbours in Timor-Leste. (easttimorheartsfund.org.au)
  • We are actively planning more surgical missions to Timor-Leste, and so any additional funds raised will go toward this. (easttimorheartsfund.org.au)
  • And please feel free to continue to share the Operation GoodHearts appeal page with family and friends, to help send our volunteer heart surgery team back to Timor-Leste in the future. (easttimorheartsfund.org.au)
  • We're running our first-ever paediatric surgical mission to Timor-Leste in the new year, Operation GoodHearts. (easttimorheartsfund.org.au)
  • A generous donor enabled East Timor Hearts Fund to award Dr Monteiro its first annual $10,000 scholarship, as part of a commitment to supporting improved health capacity in Timor-Leste. (easttimorheartsfund.org.au)
  • With the past continuing to haunt bilateral relations, the main issue is likely to be how the two governments handle the pending Indonesia-Timor Leste Truth and Reconciliation Commission report on the militia-led rampage following Dili's vote for independence in August 1999. (wordpress.com)
  • Sources close to the commission say the report, which has more than 300 pages, will be personally handed to President Yudhoyono, Mr Gusmao and Timor Leste President Jose Ramos-Horta at the end of May, and it will be up to them to decide when to release it to the public. (wordpress.com)
  • Why it is taking the Australian authorities so long to trace the source of the money puzzles Mr Ramos-Horta and many other observers, given the way they have Timor Leste and the immediate region literally wired for sound. (wordpress.com)
  • The Timor Leste President wanted to know what help Reinardo had received in crossing the border without proper papers and making his way to Jakarta for a studio interview. (wordpress.com)
  • They are expected to be well enough to leave hospital within the next few days and will be home in Timor-Leste in time for Christmas. (easttimorheartsfund.org.au)
  • East Timor, officially known as Timor-Leste, is experiencing an economic boom. (wordpress.com)
  • In Timor-Leste (East Timor) there have been 126 outbreaks reported in domestic pigs. (thepigsite.com)
  • East Timor was colonised by Portugal in the 16th century, and was known as Portuguese Timor until 28 November 1975, when the Revolutionary Front for an Independent East Timor (Fretilin) declared the territory's independence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Portugal abandoned its colony of East Timor in 1975, and Indonesia invaded within days of the declaration of independence by the leftist Revolutionary Front for an Independent East Timor (Fretilin). (freedomhouse.org)
  • East Timor remained under Portuguese control until 1975, when the Portuguese abruptly pulled out after 455 years of colonization. (southtravels.com)
  • The head of East Timor's delegation, Secretary of State for the Promotion of Equality Idelta Maria Rodriguez, said the new nation is struggling to secure the equal status of women as it leaves behind a 24-year occupation by Indonesia and a 400-year period of colonization by Portugal that ended in 1975. (womensenews.org)
  • or specifically East Timor, the part of the island under an illegal Indonesian occupation since 1975. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • In 1975, the women of East Timor felt the brunt of some of the Indonesian military's most egregious human-rights violations: They were raped in the presence of family members, forced to marry Indonesian soldiers, subjected to torture by electric shock, sexually abused, and forcibly sterilized. (easttimor.org.uk)
  • On July 16, 1976, 9 days after the Democratic Republic of East Timor was declared an independent nation, Indonesia invaded and annexed it. (southtravels.com)
  • In response to chloroquine (CQ) resistance, the policy for the first-line treatment of uncomplicated malaria in the Democratic Republic of East Timor (DRET) was changed in early 2000. (biomedcentral.com)
  • With the sad and violent history of East Timor, they need healthcare to repair some of the damage and to help East Timor rebuild and stand up strong again. (brandeis.edu)
  • Not much attention is being paid to creating conditions necessary for us to be able to, say, strengthen our livestock and horticulture exports, which a lot of women are involved with, on the border between Indonesia and East Timor. (wordpress.com)
  • The Indonesian occupation of East Timor was characterised by a highly violent decades-long conflict between separatist groups (especially Fretilin) and the Indonesian military. (wikipedia.org)
  • A team of health workers supported by Menzies, East Timor's National Hospital, the Bairo Pite Clinic and the East Timor Hearts Fund are conducting a prevalence study, in order to develop a strategy to deal with those who have severe RHD. (abc.net.au)
  • I hope to return to East Timor to the Bairo Pite Clinic (in the processing of becoming a hospital) with more knowledge and education. (brandeis.edu)
  • During the Battle of Timor, Australian troops offered resistance through guerrilla warfare. (wikipedia.org)
  • The government of East Timor is in firm control," Rudd told Australian Broadcasting Corp. radio. (reuters.com)
  • The Indonesian army's scorched-earth response to the vote killed roughly 1,000 civilians, produced more than 250,000 refugees, and destroyed approximately 80 percent of East Timor's buildings and infrastructure before an Australian-led multinational force restored order. (freedomhouse.org)
  • James Dunn, the former Australian consul in East Timor and adviser to the Australian Parliament, has made a study of census statistics since the Indonesians invaded. (thirdworldtraveler.com)
  • The Australian military who could be in East Timor real quick are not allowed to go and the Western cavalry won't come trumpeting onto the shores of East Timor in time to save anyone from the pogrom still going unabated - see unreported news below from the hills in East Timor. (earthrainbownetwork.com)
  • I have lived in East Timor for the last 2 years (I am an Australian) and wanted to share my thoughts that may help you. (travellr.com)
  • I'm deeply shocked by developments this morning in East Timor,' said Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd. (cnn.com)
  • Reinado, the Australian-trained former head of East Timor's military police joined the revolt and became its leader. (cnn.com)
  • East Timor went to the international court after the Australian government refused to hand back material-including confidential correspondence with lawyers-seized by the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) in a raid on the offices of East Timor's Australian legal representative, Bernard Collaery, on December 3. (wsws.org)
  • He said the Australian government was "pleased" with the decision "refusing Timor-Leste's application for the delivery up of the documents taken into possession by ASIO. (wsws.org)
  • In reality, Australian governments, Labor and Liberal-National alike, have consistently displayed "bad faith" toward East Timor, in particular to secure the lion's share of the oil and gas reserves in the Timor Sea. (wsws.org)
  • Australia is the country's southern neighbor, separated by the Timor Sea . (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus far, East Timor's politicians don't quite seem to realize this, often showcasing their country's democratic credentials as an asset. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • Peace is also necessary if East Timor is to be accepted into the main regional political bloc, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, a step the government sees as important to diversify the country's foreign relations and boost its international credibility. (factsanddetails.com)
  • East Timor is one of two places worldwide â€" the other is Brazil â€" where [leprosy] is still widespread enough to be considered a public health threat," the Associated Press/Washington Times reports in an article examining the country's fight against the disease. (kff.org)
  • He said the security situation in East Timor had remained largely stable, despite isolated incidents of verbal and physical abuse of returning refugees on the grounds that they had supported autonomy, rather than independence. (un.org)
  • Prime Minister Julia Gillard used a series of meetings with Asian leaders at the UN Regional Summit on October 30 to lobby for her government's proposal to build a "regional" detention centre for refugees in East Timor. (greenleft.org.au)
  • The military and police forces were transferred to the newly created United Nations Mission of Support to East Timor (UNMISET). (princeton.edu)
  • The population of East Timor in 2005 was estimated by the United Nations (UN) at 947,000, which placed it at number 153 in population among the 193 nations of the world. (encyclopedia.com)
  • WOMENSENEWS)-The tiny new nation of East Timor came to the United Nations last month for its first women's rights checkup and picked up a few kudos. (womensenews.org)
  • Yet, the United Nations Population Fund ranks the new nation as having the world's highest fertility rate and the least access to birth control, and East Timor's representatives left the meeting with plenty of homework ahead. (womensenews.org)
  • East Timor: Can we trust the United Nations? (marxist.com)
  • Military observers from the United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor (UNTAET) were deployed throughout the territory. (un.org)
  • In the discussion following the briefing, the representative of France said that the international community's generosity towards East Timor gave the lie to those who had accused the United Nations of favouring Europe over other regions. (un.org)
  • Paying tribute to Australia's contribution in efforts to resolve the East Timor situation, he said the operation should have been a full-fledged United Nations undertaking from the start. (un.org)
  • The disbursement of those funds would ensure that the United Nations had the resources required for the large and complex task it had undertaken in East Timor. (un.org)
  • In the southeast corner of East Timor lies a mountainous, well-forested region known as Iliomar. (etan.org)
  • The new nation of East Timor left its first U.N. women's rights inspection with a long to-do list. (womensenews.org)
  • Despite an oil fund balance valued at over $9.3 billion, East Timor remained the poorest country in Southeast Asia with more than 40 percent of the population living below the national poverty line. (freedomhouse.org)
  • The first new country of the millennium, East Timor is also one of the world's poorest. (southtravels.com)
  • Five years since submitting its 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. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • Indonesia, the state as a whole, the country, the Republic of Indonesia as a whole, is responsible for the orchestration of the genocide and war crimes and destruction of East Timor. (abc.net.au)
  • MICHAEL CAREY: But, East Timor is a very poor country. (abc.net.au)
  • CAFOD has worked in East Timor since 1989 with many local partners on issues critical to its survival - it remains the poorest country in Asia, and faces many challenges in building health and education systems. (indcatholicnews.com)
  • While the Indonesian military's thugs continue their rampage in East Timor, most foreign reporters have fled the country. (counterpunch.org)
  • Get the mobile country codes for calling East Timor from Norway. (countrycallingcodes.com)
  • Jose Maria Vasconcelos (or Taur Matan Ruak) is the new president of East Timor, but will he do more for the women in his country? (theconversation.com)
  • Get the mobile country codes for calling East Timor from Netherlands Antilles. (countrycallingcodes.com)
  • Measured by the proportion of the government's budget derived from oil revenues - over 90 percent - East Timor is the world's most oil-dependent country. (factsanddetails.com)
  • As a country our major source of income, and potential employment, is from the oil and gas in the Timor Sea. (ad2000.com.au)
  • East Timor invited an international peacekeeping force to the country to restore security after ethnic violence resulted in the deaths of 37 people and forced 155,000 people, or 15 percent of the population, from their homes. (etan.org)
  • You can bet that after going through such hell and being burned to the ground, East Timor is years away from being able to become a workable independent country, thus allowing the hidden powers -- the financial elite - of this world ample time to secure a firm grip on those assets - another open-ended UN protectorate as in Kosovo perhaps? (earthrainbownetwork.com)
  • The first post-independence government the country that brutally occupied East Timor for 24 years was led by the left-leaning Fretilin party. (who.int)
  • It would take time for East Timor it implement changes and to learn what would work for their country and what would not. (brandeis.edu)
  • Fernanda Borges, known as one of the most vocal members of East Timor_s Parlamento Nacional, has a clear idea of what is driving the country_s economy and why it is so focused on the capital. (wordpress.com)
  • On Aug. 30, barring further delays, the people of East Timor will vote on whether they wish to remain part of Indonesia as an autonomous region or form an independent state. (wsj.com)
  • Timor" may be the Malay word for "Orient," but East Timor's people betray a long procession of migrations from the west, north, and east. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Since the election, these militias, backed and assisted by Indonesian military, have engaged in a policy of ethnic cleansing on the people of East Timor. (afn.org)
  • After nearly a generation of the most terrible repression, the people of East Timor are determined to free themselves from Indonesian domination. (marxist.com)
  • Under these circumstances, Marxists must defend the right of the people of East Timor to determine their own future. (marxist.com)
  • The Indonesian ruling clique has no intention of permitting the people of East Timor to exercise the right of self-determination because of the effect this would have on other oppressed peoples inside Indonesia. (marxist.com)
  • If the people of East Timor had been armed and organised to deal with these thugs, they would have fled like rabbits. (marxist.com)
  • It is the first time this type of data has been collected in East Timor, and researchers now believe there could be up to 10,000 young people with the illness. (abc.net.au)
  • East Timor's population is less than one million, however more than 60 per cent of the people are under the age of 20. (ad2000.com.au)
  • The East-West Center is a leader in educating people of the Asia Pacific region, including the United States, to meet the evolving demands and interdependency of global change. (eastwestcenter.org)
  • Still, it is reassuring to see that the focussed attention and combined actions or *extra*ordinary people around the world has been able to force the Powers That Be to take notice of our visceral opposition to what is going on in East Timor and take some -- cosmetic? (earthrainbownetwork.com)
  • Relief, hopefully, is on its way to East Timor, but the people there are still in dire need. (earthrainbownetwork.com)
  • Under the rule of the late Suharto, Indonesia occupied East Timor for a quarter century, during which more than 100,000 people were killed, according to human rights groups. (cnn.com)
  • The people developing East Timor's health system in parliament for buying motorbikes for his doctors instead of still want a future without the pitfalls of medicine in more ambulances. (who.int)
  • At there is a highly structured health system, this is less of an issue least a few people now are visibly wealthy, even if most are than in East Timor, where many clinics are isolated. (who.int)
  • The people that organize the mobile clinics do really great work and it is a great opportunity to see how and where most people of East Timor live. (brandeis.edu)
  • People in East Timor face problems ranging from landslides to lethal diseases. (redcross.org.uk)
  • The Caraulun river system runs through the north of Same before it opens as a border river to Ainaro in the Timor Sea. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 29-car inter-agency humanitarian convoy escorted by the International Force in East Timor (INTERFET) arrived in Lospalos, delivering plastic sheeting, food, collapsible jerry cans and health kits. (scoop.co.nz)
  • One of the most serious problems in East Timor continues to be that of arbitrary arrest and detention. (hrw.org)
  • Detention in East Timor can be arbitrary in several different ways. (hrw.org)
  • School life expectancy, primary, gender parity index (GPI) in East Timor was reported at 0.96406 GPI in 2017, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. (tradingeconomics.com)
  • Applications are being accepted now through May 1, 2017 for the East-West Center-Sasakawa USA Congressional Staff Program on Asia. (eastwestcenter.org)
  • In his most recent Nation dispatch from East Timor, on March 30, 1998, Nairn disclosed the continuing US military training of Indonesian troops implicated in the torture and killing of civilians. (counterpunch.org)
  • A UNHCR staff member joined an aerial assessment mission over the western portions of the territory by the UN Mission in East Timor (UNAMET). (scoop.co.nz)
  • The National Programme Manager for HIV/Aids for the Ministry of Health in East Timor, Dr Sheena Viegas, will lead a project to assess a new HIV testing protocol and propose a new HIV diagnostic algorithm for East Timor. (nzdoctor.co.nz)
  • Anderson testified before the UN that "For nine long months" of starvation and terror, "Ambassador Masters deliberately refrained, even within the walls of the State Department, from proposing humanitarian aid to East Timor. (libcom.org)
  • Briefing the Council, Hedi Annabi, Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, said that the disbursement of the funds would ensure the Organization's ability to carry out the large and complex task it had undertaken in East Timor, where the humanitarian situation, though improved, remained very difficult. (un.org)
  • Humans first settled in East Timor 42,000 years ago. (wikipedia.org)
  • During a meeting on the island of Bali, leaders of both countries expressed regret over violence following East Timor's independence vote, which ended 24 years of Indonesia's heavy-handed rule. (voanews.com)
  • The UN Transitional Authority in East Timor (UNTAET) then governed the territory for nearly three years. (southtravels.com)
  • East Timor wants the border redrawn halfway between the two countries, and estimates that this would allow it to earn $12 billion over the next 30 years, as opposed to $4.4 billion. (southtravels.com)
  • Fourteen years after gaining independence, East Timor is a multi-party democracy. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • Even in one of East Timor s neighbouring countries, in Indonesia two years ago, the strongman of Asia, Soeharto, was forced to step down due to the same blight - corruption. (tripod.com)
  • Navigating overwhelming obstacles is nothing new to East Timor, whose very existence as an independent state was long in doubt and whose ability to self-rule was regarded abroad with skepticism in its first years of independence. (factsanddetails.com)
  • The vote follows several years of stability after national crises shook the shallow foundations of East Timor's young democratic government. (factsanddetails.com)
  • On the up-side, my friend says East Timor is going to need volunteer workers for many years to come, perhaps you could put off your plans until the children are a little older? (travellr.com)
  • The goal was to reduce the population of East Timor, It was an example of genocide that was practiced over 24 years. (easttimor.org.uk)
  • The route should have included a stopover on the islands of Indonesia and Timor , but no H. sapiens artefacts older than 45,000 years had been found on these islands, until now. (sustainableeasttimorloan.com)
  • There are daily updates on situation from the International Federation for East Timor Observer project, which you can access through the ETAN website . (afn.org)
  • There are also mobile clinics (scheduled doctor visits and health education to villages in East Timor) which students can go on. (brandeis.edu)
  • There were documented cases of women who entered Indonesian health clinics in East Timor for emergency or routine surgeries, like caesarian section births or appendectomies, only to realize later that they were unable to conceive - victims of tubal ligations. (easttimor.org.uk)
  • To make a reform to institutions that's behind the crimes that happened in East Timor. (voanews.com)
  • There are hopes that the impunity of those responsible for crimes against humanity in East Timor will cease and they will be brought to trial. (derechos.org)
  • The Indonesian Government, its armed forces must be held accountable, responsible for the genocide, for war crimes, for the destruction of East Timor. (abc.net.au)
  • In an article relating to amnesty and Crimes against Humanity in East Timor, Bishop Belo is quoted as saying, In order to achieve reconciliation we need to accept each other. (etan.org)
  • East Timor - School life expectancy, primary, gender parity index - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the World Bank on February of 2020. (tradingeconomics.com)