Subject: Timornewsline: 16 February 2010

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Political academic gives opinion on new anti-corruption chief

Timor Post , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior A political lecturer at the Timor Loro Sa’e National University, Matias Boavida, has given his opinion about the introduction of the new Anti-Corruption Chief Aderito de Jesus.

Fitness Tests a step towards professionalizing national police: Isabel Fereira

Timor Post , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior The President of the Secretariat for Police Support, Isabel Fereira, has said that almost three hundred national police officers will participate in fitness tests aimed at improving their ability to serve the Timorese people.

Swearing-in for anti-corruption chief postponed to next week

Timor Post , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior The Parliamentary President Fernando “Lasama” de Araujo has said that the swearing-in ceremony for the Anti-Corruption Commission which was scheduled to be held yesterday will be postponed to February 22nd.

Fretilin would not betray its history by removing Alkatiri: Faction Leader

Timor Post , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior The Secretary General of the breakaway Fretilin faction, Jorge da Concencão Teme, has said that Fretilin would not be betraying their history if they removed the current Fretilin Secretary General Mari Alkatiri.

Fretilin accuses Democratic Party of involvement in Gang Crimes

Timor Post , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior Fretilin MP, Atoninho Bianco, has accused some of the Democratic Party (PD)’s followers of being involved in a recent crime wave perpetrated by ninja gangs in the Bobonaro and Kovalima districts.

Fretilin’s followers raise concerns that Alkatiri, PM Gusmão and President Horta will form leadership team.

Diario Nacional , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior The Fretilin Committee Members have raised concerns that the Fretilin leader Mari Alkatiri has plans to join together with Prime Minister Xanana Gusmão and President Jose Ramos Horta to create a new leadership team.

Parliamentary commission to investigate alleged abuse committed by national police

Diario Nacional , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior The Parliamentary Committee B for Defense and Security Vice President, Paulo Martins, has said that Parliament has formed a new investigation commission to look into a possible human rights abuse incident in Atauro.

Timorese Democratic Party Association says ninja crimes also prevalent in Remexio

Diario Nacional , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior Timorese Democratic Party Association MP, Domingos da Costa, has said that the ninja crime gangs have been committing violence in Remexio sub district in Aileu despite the Timorese National Police and Army being sent only to the Bobonaro and Kovalima districts.

MPs urge prosecutor general to reopen 2006 case

Diario Nacional , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior Democratic Party MP, Lucas da Costa and Fretilin MP, Domingos Sarmento have urged the country’s prosecutor general to reopen a court case from 2006.

Natural Resources Secretary calls for US $ 4 billion oil deal to go ahead

Suara Timor Loro Sa’e , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior The State Secretary for Natural Resources, Alfredo Pires, has said that the country’s income will increase to US $ 4 billion dollars per year if the pipeline from the Greater Sun Rise Oil and Gas Field in the Timor Sea is further developed.

Ninja Gangs reportedly committing crimes in Manufahi District

Suara Timor Loro Sa’e , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior Babulu residents, from the Manufahi district, have said that men wearing masks have destroyed a house in their area.

CPD-RDTL’s followers does not engage in killing: local residents

Radio Televisaun Timor Leste , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior The local residents who are also fathers of two women killed in Sibone and Lur of Bobonaro has said that perpetrator of killing their daughters are not the CPD-RDTL resistance organization members, but it was committed by members of “Bua Malus” and the followers of the Democratic Party (PD).

Recent allegations against resistance organization is unfair: Fretilin MPs

Radio Televisaun Timor Leste , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior Fretilin MP, Arsenio Bano has said that the recent allegations against the resistance organization CPD-RDTL followers of killing two women in Simboli and Lur of Bobonaro district are unfair, because the allegations are falsehood.

Woman representatives of Manufahi participate in training on woman’s role in development

Radio Televisaun Timor Leste , 16 February 2010- Summary by <http://www.timornewsline.com/spip.php?auteur12>Alberico Junior Woman’s representatives of Manufahi district have participated in the training on the woman’s role in the country’s national development.


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