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January 2002
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Winter 2001-2 Estafeta now online
Full text of Draft Constitution (large PDF files) English, Portuguese

December ET Postings
Early January

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Message from Noam Chomksy

ETAN: Newly Appointed Indonesian Judges Will Not Provide Long-Delayed Justice for East Timor

U.S. Congressmembers Write ET Constituent Assembly on Constitutional Timeline

January 27 - February 1
UN Administrator Seeks 'Triangular' Cooperation with CPLP
Decision to keep E Timor reps in Indonesian House questioned
Second crimes against humanity trial commences in Dili
E. Timor Constituent Assembly To Be 1st Natl Parliament
Election Volunteers Arriving, Gusmao Leaves Presidential Race Open
Democracy Now- Ramos-Horta on the WEF
Constituent Assembly adopts Serious Crimes articles

Free East Timor Japan Coalition letter to UN SG
Churches Want Changes to Constitution
Japan will boost aid to E. Timorese refugees
Easier To Fight Terror In Indonesia If Military Ties Resumed- US Admiral
U.S. offers Indonesia 10 million dollars for anti-terrorism trainin
Xanana Gusmao to observe Cambodian elections
Seoul to build hall in E. Timor
Documents Show Ford, Kissinger Approved Timor Invasion


UN Extends Mandate For E. Timor Until Independence Day

Howard urges Timor commitment
U.N. Needed in E. Timor After Independence- Annan
Security Council to Discuss Future UN Civil Presence

Resolution Extending UNTAET to May 20, 2002 (PDF)
Security Council Discusses E Timor, Extends UNTAET
Report of the Secretary-General on UNTAET for period from 16 October 2001 to 18 January 2002 (PDF)

January 20 - 26

Indonesian officers grilled over murder of Dutch journalist
Up to 2,000 kidnapped Timorese children held in Indonesia- UN
UN invites all heads of state to East Timor's independence day
E. Timor Min Confident Indonesia Will Crack Down On Terror
ET delegation visits West Timor to start reconciliation process
Claims East Timor democracy is threatened
Timor Sea talks on environment and other issues
Lisbon Minister Positive as Education Fact Finding Trip Concludes

Hardline Militias Pose Potential 'Long-Term Threat' - Annan
Timorese combat domestic violence
Dili Launches Public Consultation on National Development Plan
Inouye, Indonesia and military ties
Returning exile ready to make a mark on Timor
East Timor NGO letter to Japan on Peacekeepers

Indonesian Ad-Hoc Court to Start - Maybe

ETAN: Newly Appointed Indonesian Judges Will Not Provide Long-Delayed Justice for East Timor

Indonesia E Timor trials closer
E Timor rights court installed
UN gives cautious support to Indonesian court
UN rights chief sets March 18 deadline for Indonesia's tribunal
Indonesia told to get serious with rights tribunal
Indon Human Rights Court- Tough Battle Ahead
Lecturer approved to join bench for Indonesian human rights tribunal

Judge's Wiranto link raises eyebrows
UN gives cautious support to Indonesian court

Ad hoc judges for rights tribunal to be inducted soon in Indonesia
Rights body objects appointment of ad hoc judge for Timor trial
Indonesian govt unveils names of rights tribunal judges
Ex-Indonesian military chief supports Timor rights trial

E. Timor's patience wears thin over rights tribunal
Megawati approves judges for E.Timor rights trials
Ex-Military Chief Wiranto Calls E. Timor Trials Unfair

Military-Mega deal 'behind' delay of ad hoc trial
The Impossible Challenge of Timor Trials
Trial will test Mega's ties with military
Indonesian Military- To Cooperate In Trials Over E Timor

Megawati gets thumbs down from human rights groups

January 13 - 19
Slain soldier's parents set up trust fund for East Timor
Assembly Postpones Deadline for Drafting Independence Constitution
Asbestos problem in East Timor
Jakarta court toughens sentence on W. Timor murders
Local Judges Boycott Human Rights Courts in Contract Dispute
Church groups call for international tribunal in East Timor
Australian labor union seeks parity in Timor Gap project

Hospitals Get Brazilian Medical Expertise
Fisheries Sector Gets Boost from Portuguese Patrol Boats
East Timor To Hold First Presidential Election April 14- UN
Former Et Timor guerrillas receive job training at Salesian center
Belo Criticizes Timor Apathy

Now available La'o Hamutuk Bulletin Vol. 2, No. 8: Bilateral Aid

Listen to Pacifica's Democracy Now! RealAudio programs

December Postings
Early January
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Human Rights Watch Annual World Report 2001: East Timor, Indonesia chapters
About the Bairo Pite Clinic
Land policy in post-conflict circumstances: Some lessons from East Timor (Journal of Humanitarian Affairs)
UNTAET Fact Sheets on a range of Issues
Peace-keepers as Nation-builders:  Dilemmas of the UN in East Timor (International Peacekeeping. Vol. 8, no 4, 2001)
UN Joint appeal: Solutions for East Timorese refugees Jan - Dec 2002

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