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Int’l Organization for Migration warns increase in human trafficking cases in East Timor - UNTV News | UNTV News

“Timor Leste would like to attract ASEAN, means free people movement. More people will come so we need to prepare the number,” said Jacinto Amaral, IOM Representative.

UNTVWEB.COM - 2018-09-18 05:54:11

EAST TIMOR: THE FINAL FRONTIER

While making a television series, Aaron ‘Bertie’ Gekoski explored probably the final great diving frontier – blue whales, sperms whales, dugongs, superpods of dolphin, giant crocodiles, some of the world’s best reefs and much more. Welcome to East Timor

DIVEMAGAZINE.CO.UK - 2018-09-17 00:00:00

East Timor bugging case goes to court

Lawyer Bernard Collaery and his client, known only as Witness K, are facing criminal charges of conspiring to communicate secret information.

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PM confident of East Timor bugging justice

Lawyer Bernard Collaery and his client, known only as Witness K, are facing criminal charges of conspiring to communicate secret information.

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Moderate earthquake, 5.2 mag strikes near Dili in East Timor

A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 126 km N of Dili, East Timor (78 miles). The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 17:25:29 / 5:25 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/09/18 / 2018-09-18 09:25:29 / September 18, 2018 @ 9:25 am U

EARTHQUAKENEWSTODAY.COM - 2018-09-18 00:00:00

East Timor: New bridge opens to the public | Macau Business

The structure will be officially inaugurated on 12 October, but today it was handed over by the government of Japan, which funded the $26 million project.

MACAUBUSINESS.COM

Australian government and Labor Party back prosecution of whistleblower who revealed Timor bugging

Morrison told reporters he believes “justice will be served” by the prosecution, which began with a preliminary hearing in a Canberra court on Wednesday. Labor’s shadow attorney general, Mark Dreyfus, declared his party’s backing, telling theGuardian: “The charges are serious and it is important to

WORLD SOCIALIST WEB SITE

The Literature of Timor-Leste – Edric Lay – Medium

When it comes to Literature, East Timor is definitely not the first country that comes to mind. In fact, most people don’t even know about the country. I chose Timor Leste because I wanted to expose people to the culture of East Timor, and I wanted to learn more about the literature of my ‘people’.

MEDIUM

Palestine’s National Treasure, Dr Salman Abu Sitta chronicles war crimes, truth and hope

Dr Salman Abu Sitta is a pragmatic and principled visionary whose unwavering yearning for home has morphed into thePalestinian Land Society, his literalpièce de résistance,that has created the phenomenalAtlas of Palestine, 1917-1966and meticulous plans for the inevitable return home. His every breat

COUNTERCURRENTS.ORG

China engages in Australia's largest maritime drill for first time

“Two of our Australian navy sailors are across actually, right now in the Chinese ship. So they’ve both been able to integrate within each other’s navy and learn a little bit of what life is like for them today in Exercise Kakadu,” Sellick told Reuters on Saturday.

REUTERS

Bolloré Ports Starts Timor Project

Bolloré Ports has kicked off the construction of the Tibar port in East Timor, a Southeast Asian nation occupying half the island of Timor, in what is the country's first public-private partnership.

PORTTECHNOLOGY.ORG - 2018-09-18 07:00:00

Arsenio P.

During the last 14 years, he has been working in the areas related to public sector reforms and development, through project funded by government and donors as technical advisor, consultant, team leader and manager. This work has been contributing to grow up my skills and work experience. From...

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As Witness K trial opens, questions over how much of Timor-Leste spying case to keep secret from public

Witness K’s lawyer, Haydn Carmichael, responded by supporting the ongoing suppression of K’s real name. He said that such “anonymity is desired by him and is also a practical solution to possible questions that might arise as to national security.”

THE CONVERSATION

₦airaland Forum

gidgiddy:The Nigeria you see today was the annexation of the lands of different people by the British. It is not different from East Timor and Indonesia. If the indigenous people never gave their permission for their lands to be part of a country, they have the right to ask to leave that country. I

NAIRALAND.COM

Players representing 12 nations compete in community World Cup

The organisers are a group of like-minded people from various different communities inScunthorpe, who got together to organise their own event for the community, by the community, and to have a fun family day for all.

GRIMSBY TELEGRAPH - 2018-09-18 06:00:00

Atauro Dive Resort Featured In ScubaZoo Video – DeeperBlue.com

Atauro Dive Resort, located on an island just off East Timor, is featured in an upcomingScubaZoovideo about the local coral reefs.

DEEPERBLUE.COM

AFF Suzuki Cup Trophy Tour started from Cambodia Sept 15

It will be displayed at six big cities in Southeast Asian countries including Yangon. It was displayed at Aeon Mall in Phnom Penh on September 15. The countries included in the tour are Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines and Myanmar. The trophy will be displayed in those countries during Octo

ELEVENMYANMAR.COM - 2018-09-17 13:42:00

33 laureates of mathematics and computer science heading to Heidelberg!

Even with all of the esteemed guests, standing at center stage of the HLF are the 200 young researchers hailing from 60 nations, who went through a demanding selection process. The HLF's fundamental purpose as a cross-generational and interdisciplinary networking conference creates the opportunity f

EUREKALERT - 2018-09-18 00:00:00

New Challenges Mean Changing Definitions for Successful U.N. Peacekeeping Missions

Are U.N. peacekeeping missions no longer relevant to today’s conflicts? Or do we just need to change the goals? Find out more when you subscribe to World Politics Review (WPR).

WORLDPOLITICSREVIEW.COM - 2018-09-17 00:00:00

President João Lourenço mourns death of Kofi Annan

Accra, ANGOLA, September 14 - Angolan head of State João Lourenço addressed a message of condolences to his Ghanaian counterpart Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on the death of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan. ,

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