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· December, 2009

Stories about Timor-Leste from December, 2009

East Timor: 2010 national budget

The government of East Timor has presented the 2010 national budget to parliament. The government will prioritize the funding of an Anti-Corruption Commission

East Timor: Police performance

Tempo Semanal has an article criticizing the human rights record of the East Timor police

Indonesia: Movie ban puts freedom of speech in question

The Indonesian Censorship Board has banned the public screening of Balibo, a film about a group of Australians who were murdered during the 1975 Indonesian military invasion of East Timor....

Indonesia bans film on Balibo Five

A film about the Balibo Five was banned by Indonesian authorities. Balibo Five refers to Australia-based journalists who were allegedly murdered by Indonesian soldiers in East Timor in 1975.

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