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· March, 2012

Stories about Timor-Leste from March, 2012

20 March 2012

Postscript to East Timor Presidential Elections

The incumbent president of East Timor conceded defeat in the recent presidential election which was hailed by both citizens and international observers as generally peaceful and credible. Here are other...

16 March 2012

East Timor: Notes on the Presidential Elections

The election campaign in East Timor lasted for 15 days and the voters are now ready to elect a new president. What happened during the campaign period?

6 March 2012

East Timor: Nation Loses a Treasured Political Elder

Online tributes pour in after the loss of one of East Timor's political elders, known affectionately as "Grandfather". Francisco "Avó" Xavier do Amaral was the declarer of independence in 1975,...