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U.S. support of "our kind of guy" Suharto as he killed and stole at home and in East Timor, and its long warm relation with Philippine dictator Ferdinand ... But it is of great importance right now to stress the fact that imperial terrorism inevitably produces retail terrorist responses; that the urgent need is ... US War Crimes
According to the nonpartisan Institute for Economics and Peace, the most recent Global Terrorism Index for 2017 provided some key insights into ... Just last week, for the first time in global history, Australia and East Timor sat down at the UN negotiating table to definitively delineate their maritime borders. US War Crimes

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull pointed to the increasingly trans-national nature of terrorism. POOL/AFP / DAN HIMBRECHTS ... In 1985, Australia became the first Western country to formally recognise Indonesia's then sovereignty over East Timor. Asked about the international practice of not ... US War Crimes
It is true that the terrorists who took over the city of Marawi last year, from May to October 2017, made an effort to target Christians and churches. But reporting indicates that these acts of terrorism provoked several acts of Christian-Muslim solidarity in Marawi, with Muslims protecting Christian neighbors at ... US War Crimes
Nations attending the summit are also expected to sign a memorandum of understanding on counter-terrorism that covers issues such as greater ... Mr Agusman's comments came after an historic agreement between East Timor and Australia was struck in New York over maritime boundaries, which will ... US War Crimes
Financial Times: A former Russian double agent and his daughter were poisoned with a nerve agent, British counter-terrorism police said on ... Financial Times: Australia and East Timor have signed a treaty redrawing their maritime boundary, ending a decade-long dispute between the countries and ... US War Crimes

He cited examples of jailed former Jakarta governor Basuki TjaHajja Purnama, who is serving his two-year sentence for blasphemy at a special police detention instead of a correctional facility, and East Timor resistance fighter Xanana Gusmao who had been imprisoned in Jakarta when he was fighting for ... US War Crimes
It has been nearly twenty years since a multinational peacekeeping force deployed to East Timor (as it was then known) to stop the violence and bloodshed resulting from the country's vote for independence from ... There were no ulterior motives of preventing terrorism or securing strategic resources. US War Crimes
... aimed at eliminating terrorism in the area. Though Egypt's armed forces have released numbers detailing their activities, the operation's actual scale, scope and success has been impossible to verify. Since 2014, Egypt has struggled to contain terrorist activity in the Sinai; in February it emerged that Israel ... US War Crimes
Gatot, who previously suggested Australia's meddling in East Timor's secession from Indonesia was part of a proxy war to secure oil, also is seen to have ... and the potential for cross-border terrorism, which has risen since last year's five-month Islamic State siege of the southern Philippines city of Marawi. US War Crimes
The move would be in line with the unveiling last month of a shift in US national security focus from counter-terrorism to contain the rising power of China and ... Australia also cut ties with Kopassus after its members fired on Australian soldiers sent to East Timor in the lead-up to independence in 2002. US War Crimes
To deal effectively and efficiently with terrorism, Tjahjanto wrote, the strategy of “proactive law enforcement” should be applied where terrorists are ... between the two countries over the bloody events in East Timor in 1991 and later during the then Indonesian territory's vote for independence in 1999. US War Crimes
... has restricted funding to the group since 1999, when Indonesia conducted what Human Rights Watch called a “scorched earth campaign” in East Timor. ... guidance, although these elite warriors also take part in a broad range of missions, including retaking enemy territory and capturing terrorist leaders. US War Crimes
Another thing that islamaphobes love to claim is that Muslims endorse terrorism even if they aren't terrorists themselves. ... When asked about the site and about her initial tweet, Hashimi spoke to the ridiculous expectation that Muslims are constantly expected to apologize for terrorist acts. Muslims, notes ... US War Crimes
Haironesah Domado is a development practitioner from Mindanao, Southern Philippines, and is a Maranao Muslim. She has extensive development experience in conflict affected areas in the Philippines, particularly in the Mindanao region. US War Crimes
Essentially, the prime minister of the day can call any armed group they do not like terrorists, even if they pose no risk to the NZ public. Under Helen Clark's Labour government only groups on the UN List of Al-Qaeda and Taliban related entities were designated as terrorist entities. However, since 2010 the ... US War Crimes
And after promising to make counter-terrorism operations more transparent and rein in executive power, Obama has arguably done the opposite, ... Many states accepted such deal as Israel, Romania or East-Timor[12] and therefore legitimized the US Army to legally violate basic human rights and rules of ... US War Crimes

Improved information-sharing on counter-terrorism was on the agenda. The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade ... There has been direct co-operation between Japanese and Australian forces since the 1990s, starting in UN peacekeeping missions in Cambodia and East Timor. There's also the important ... US War Crimes
... with East Timor for the exchange of financial information, according to a dispatch published in the Official Gazette on Wednesday. The memorandum aims to enable the exchange of financial information concerning the prevention and repression of money laundering crimes and the financing of terrorist ... US War Crimes
This expectation was far from true, given Indonesia's decision to terminate the treaty in 1999 due to Australia's intervention in East Timor. The period in Indonesia ... It has built a strong base to extend the scope of co-operation between the two countries to economics, counter-terrorism, and law enforcement. US War Crimes
On Friday, a gunman opened fire at a Christmas carol celebration, killing 4 people and injuring 8 others. The attack in Nindem — a village in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna — cast a pall on a historic Christmas celebration recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records. The attack may be ... US War Crimes
Despite announcing a breakthrough in their protracted negotiations over a maritime boundary in August, Australia and East Timor have yet to finalize an agreement that would allow them to move forward on the joint development of an important natural gas field. The delay is in part due to the difficulties of ... US War Crimes
East Timor's Government is deciding whether to adopt a controversial new policy that would ban contraceptives for anyone except married couples. A draft family-planning policy before the Government in Dili would force unmarried women and girls to use only natural methods which many argue increase ... US War Crimes
Essentially, the prime minister of the day can call any armed group they do not like terrorists, even if they pose no risk to the NZ public. Under Helen Clark's Labour government only groups on the UN List of Al-Qaeda and Taliban related entities were designated as terrorist entities. However, since 2010 the ... US War Crimes
The same fleet were documented in East Timor in February offloading massive quantities of sharks to a mothership, the Fu Yuan Yu Leng 999. ... 'Sadly the good work of the PNTL and Sea Shepherd will be in vain and these ocean terrorists will dodge justice once more,' said a Sea Shepherd spokesman. US War Crimes
It remains Indonesia's worst terrorist attack. Almost half the dead were Australian tourists. A recorded voice message purported to be al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden claimed the bombings were retaliation for Canberra's support for the U.S. war on terrorism and assisting East Timor's liberation from ... US War Crimes
It's true that both worldwide terrorist attacks and terrorism-related cases against plotters in the United States have spiked since 2013, an increase largely attributed to the fallout from the Syrian civil war and the rise of the Islamic State. I talked to several counterterrorism experts this week, and they all believe ... US War Crimes
... Rwanda, Sierra Leone and East Timor were largely successful. ... support the use of torture, particularly against alleged terrorists. Yet in recent years only an average of four people a year have died from acts of terrorism. US War Crimes
Japan also passed new anti-terrorism laws specifically to stop Sea ... an entire Chinese fleet of 15 poaching ships in the waters of East Timor. US War Crimes
The improvised explosive device has remained the terrorist weapon of .... in 1999 he was part of a tour for the military in East Timor that included Kylie ... Hughes warns that “today, right now … terrorists are designing a new ... US War Crimes
On May 20, 2002, East Timor became the first new nation created in the 21st century, following years of ruthless suppression by the Indonesian ... US War Crimes
... in Afghanistan, and is Deputy Representative of the UN in East Timor. ... is not aimed at the entire Rohingya population but against a terrorist ... US War Crimes
Following deployments to the Middle East, Timor-Leste and the ... and made her seventh trip to the Middle East targeting terrorism and ... US War Crimes
1999 - The last Indonesian troopship sails out of East Timor, ending a ... of terrorist bombings that killed 59 people in New Delhi the previous ... US War Crimes
Counter-terrorism officials say several IS fighters of Indian origin, who ... to scan its database of 40,000 foreign terrorist fighters, said officials. US War Crimes
... be sued under international law for human rights violations and terrorism. ... in East Timor, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, ... 1997 International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombings; ... US War Crimes
The fighting between government troops and ISIS-inspired terrorists was the ... aimed to strengthen the capabilities of the Philippines to combat terrorist threat over a long term. ... Terrorism and radical islam is rare in australia coz they don't have it in their country. .... Even urban Asian warfare in East Timor. US War Crimes
The definition of a terrorist act in section 5 is broad enough to cover not just ... against apartheid or Fretilin during the Indonesian occupation of East Timor. ... they do not like terrorists, even if they pose no risk to the NZ public. US War Crimes
“It's not just the child exploitation, but our people in counter-terrorism that have ... and East Timor have also seen the expansion of AFP resources abroad. ... six planned terrorist attacks in the region, predominantly Indonesia. US War Crimes
... father of four died during a "maritime counter-terrorism training exercise" on Friday morning. Sgt Taylor served in East Timor and Afghanistan. US War Crimes
Indonesia “is not only repressive, but actually at war on two fronts: in East Timor, where perhaps a sixth of the population has been slaughtered ... US War Crimes
The Prevention of Terrorism Act was the main cause of violations of the economic, social and cultural rights of the Tamil people. US War Crimes
12 September 2017, East Timor (Timor Leste), Southeast Asia – A joint ... these ocean terrorists will dodge justice once more,' said a Sea Shepherd spokesman. US War Crimes
Last Friday, the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) announced a 'breakthrough' in maritime boundary conciliation proceedings between Timor-Leste and Australia. The two parties 'reached an agreement on the central elements of a maritime boundary delimitation' and on a 'Special Regime' governing ... US War Crimes
'Therefore we now have a 'terrorist attack'. How convenient. ... She said she understood the threat of terrorism was real, and said she was sorry if her tweet suggested otherwise. 'I realise now that while it was ... Ms Nelson is the niece of former East Timor president Jose Ramos Horta. She fled East Timor in ... US War Crimes
It remains Indonesia's worst terrorist attack. Almost half the dead were Australian tourists. A recorded voice message purported to be al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden claimed the bombings were retaliation for Canberra's support for the U.S. war on terrorism and assisting East Timor's liberation from ... US War Crimes
How President Trump Could Seize More Power After a Terrorist Attack ... United States in ten attacks carried out by a total of twelve radical Islamist terrorists. ... It's true that both worldwide terrorist attacks and terrorism-related cases .... It gets very specific: military-aged males from East Timor, geriatric women ... US War Crimes
... Rwanda, Sierra Leone and East Timor were largely successful. ... support the use of torture, particularly against alleged terrorists. Yet in recent years only an average of four people a year have died from acts of terrorism. US War Crimes
... participating in the second Asia-Pacific Conference on East Timor in 1996. .... Pota (Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015) and Poca (Prevention of ... There are those who say we need these laws, so we can catch terrorists and prevent attacks. ... And the thing about anti-terrorist laws in the West, in the United ... US War Crimes
... Iranian lawyer Shirin Ebadi and former East Timor president Jose ... Eastern Province of four men convicted in a secret 'terrorism' court. ... Authorities have said drug traffickers and "terrorists" were behind the unrest in Qatif. US War Crimes


 

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