East Timor since Independence

East Timor is commemorating the 20th anniversary of a referendum that delivered its independence but sparked widespread massacres that left 1,500 people dead and displaced about half-a-million people. here is a collection of stories from Dili written by Luke Hunt.

East Timor Remembers a Vote and a Bloody Rampage

East Timor Massacres Remembered by Australian Survivors

Timor-Leste Dancing to Indonesia’s Tune despite 20 years of Independence

East Timorese Retain a Soft Spot for Aussies

East Timor’s Bloody Road to Independence

Timor-Leste Forged in Blood, Struggles with Peace and Independence

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