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· September, 2014

Stories about Timor-Leste from September, 2014

9 September 2014

East Timor’s “Repressive” Media Law Declared Unconstitutional

Advox

East Timor journalists and human rights groups scored partial victory when the Court of Appeal ruled that the Press Law passed by parliament last May is unconstitutional.

2 September 2014

Online Photos Show an Ex-Militia Leader Wanted for Crimes Against Humanity Quietly Returned to Timor-Leste

Jorge Tavares was a senior pro-Indonesian politician cum militia leader and is wanted for crimes against humanity, including the systematic murder of people who supported independence.