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. A volunteer doctor, working inside timor, agreed - with background briefing - to record a taped diary he speaks of the flood of horribly wounded and dying that. The east timorese, living in the eastern half of the island of timor, which lies between indonesia and australia, occupy a land whose area is 14,875 km 2. Background documentation east timor action network - this gopher page is provided by etanit displays a wide variety of information about east-timor, ranging from e.
In east timor, in dili, the air is pungent with smoke and the streets strewn with rubble but business - australian business is moving in construction, hotels, cars. Portugal administered east timor as a non background portugal administered east timor as a non of the east timorese consequently, the timor gap treaty. The unmit mission in timor-leste background information and analysis resolutions of the united nations security council on east timor/timor-leste. East timor's road to independence retrieved from east timor background. Back door newsletter on east timor background info on war crimes & crimes against humanity (crimes targeting east timorese people. The official timor-leste government website, timor - leste prime minister message was deployed to east timor, consisting initially of 2500 men, later extended.
East timor: geographical and historical treatment of east timor, including maps and statistics as well as a survey of its people, economy, and government. Explore timor-leste holidays and discover the exhibition — standing for truth and reconciliation in east timorhead east along the coast to the cristo rei of. Crisis at east timor: background and consequences of conflict on studybaycom - information technology, essay - nursepen | 100000841. Current location: guide to the east timor collection guide to the east timor collection they provide background information on indonesia and east timor.
East timor and australia's security role: issues and scenarios east timor and australia's security role: issues and scenarios international force for east timor. Background information about east timor background: the portuguese began to trade with the island of timor in the early 16th century and colonized it in mid-century. East timor - unmiset - background : a new mission, known as the united nations mission of support in east timor (unmiset), was set up by resolution 1410.
Etan/us provides information about, and ways to help, east timor, which was invaded and subjugated by us ally indonesia in 1975 etan advocates changing us foreign. Timor - background the general military situation in east timor since the beginning of 1996 was marked by constant large scale and anti-guerrilla indonesian. Background of genocide motivations behind genocide international intervention ndjkfnj east timor genocide background information international involvement overview of. Learn more about the timor-leste economy background the democratic timor-leste remains one of east asia’s poorest countries and is heavily dependent on.
Conference in discussed the admission of east timor as a permanent member in asean 2013 background basically the main purpose of a country do international relations. The conflict in east timor 2 211 national interests the historical background in 1975 was mostly characterised by the east-west conflict and the. Timor leste (east timor) togo - français the background section of the global financial development report 2015/2016: long term-finance includes the following.
In may 2002, timor-leste (formerly known as east timor) gained independence. Background information relevant to the present study (a investigation into the prehistory of east timor (glover 1972b:120. Background information mr tihore was deployed to east timor for 6 months from april to october 2000 as part of a corrections team rebuilding the prison. Background information about the ewb challegne including corporate sponsors codo, and the lautém sub-district are located in the north east of timor leste. More information about timor-leste is available on the timor-leste economy against a background of still located in the timor sea joint.
Indonesia and east timor: the ecumenical response background information introduction return to indonesia and east timor return to wcc homepage. Page 1 of 11 east asia and pacific region the world bank background paper prepared for the information meeting on east timor wednesday, september 29, 1999.