East Timor

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NZCity
Chinese fishing boats with 'thousands of sharks' caught in Timor-Leste waterspatrolling waters near Vemasse, according to Mr Stokes, to make sure the Chines
NZCity / Posted 7 hours ago
patrolling waters near Vemasse, according to Mr Stokes, to make sure the Chinese boats do not leave Timor-Leste waters. "East Timor is a very poor country and they have no naval assets at all, no patrol vessels, no warships to go out and patrol... Read more
20h
San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny;88;58;SSW;7;21%;9%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A stray thunderstorm;88;80;Brief
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
sunny;88;58;SSW;7;21%;9%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A stray thunderstorm;88;80;Brief p.m. showers;92;81;SSE;7;71%;84%;9 Dili, East Timor;Mostly cloudy;96;72;A shower in spots;92;72;SE;7;61%;61%;8 Dublin, Ireland;Rain at times;64;47;Some... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiussunny;31;14;SSW;11;21%;9%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A stray thunderstorm;31;27;Brief
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
sunny;31;14;SSW;11;21%;9%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A stray thunderstorm;31;27;Brief p.m. showers;33;27;SSE;11;71%;84%;9 Dili, East Timor;Mostly cloudy;36;22;A shower in spots;33;22;SE;11;61%;61%;8 Dublin, Ireland;Rain at times;18;8;Some... Read more
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22h
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Russia unveils monument to Mikhail Kalashnikov, designer of iconic AK-47 rifleRussia's armed forces for over 60 years, is also featured on the national emble
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 hours ago
Russia's armed forces for over 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems of several African nations and on that of East Timor. Every fifth firearm in the world is a Kalashnikov and more than 70 million of the assault rifles have been... Read more
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The New Statesman
Building peace in a dangerous world needs resources, not just goodwillresult that local disputes can often be settled without escalating into full bl
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
result that local disputes can often be settled without escalating into full blown conflicts. In countries as diverse as East Timor, Sierra Leone, Rwanda and Nepal long term commitment by the international community working with local people has... Read more
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WA Today
Russia unveils huge monument to Kalashnikov, of AK-47 famearmed forces for more than 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems o
WA Today / Posted yesterday
armed forces for more than 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems of several African nations and on that of East Timor. Every fifth firearm in the world is a Kalashnikov. Kalashnikovs account for more than 70 million of the assault... Read more
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The Age
Russia unveils huge monument to Kalashnikov, of AK-47 famearmed forces for more than 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems o
The Age / Posted yesterday
armed forces for more than 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems of several African nations and on that of East Timor. Every fifth firearm in the world is a Kalashnikov. Kalashnikovs account for more than 70 million of the assault... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Russia unveils huge monument to Kalashnikov, of AK-47 famearmed forces for more than 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems o
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
armed forces for more than 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems of several African nations and on that of East Timor. Every fifth firearm in the world is a Kalashnikov. Kalashnikovs account for more than 70 million of the assault... Read more
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1d
Scoop.co.nz
West Papua: Five facts about Indonesia’s occupationnative Papuans have been killed since the 1960s – at least 10% of the populatio
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
native Papuans have been killed since the 1960s – at least 10% of the population. With echoes of Indonesia’s rule in East Timor, which eliminated around one third of the population, a 2004 report from Yale Law School concluded: “[There is] a... Read more
1d
Scoop.co.nz
Socialist Equality Group statement on the electionby sending New Zealand troops to Iraq and Afghanistan. Labour also joined the A
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
by sending New Zealand troops to Iraq and Afghanistan. Labour also joined the Australian-led neo-colonial interventions in East Timor and the Solomon Islands.There can be no return to the period of national reforms. If Labour is elected, those... Read more
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The Courier
On this day in Ballarat | September 20at University of Ballarat SMB: Abbey Newton, Rikki Laycock, Jacinta Walder. 20
The Courier / Posted yesterday
at University of Ballarat SMB: Abbey Newton, Rikki Laycock, Jacinta Walder. 2003 - Opening of photographic expedition of East Timor by members of delegation from Ballarat Friends of Ainaro delegation. L-R Jose da Costa, Teo Ximenes, Sancho da... Read more
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Reuters
Russia unveils monument to designer of iconic AK-47 rifleRussia’s armed forces for over 60 years, is also featured on the national emble
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Russia’s armed forces for over 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems of several African nations and on that of East Timor. Every fifth firearm in the world is a Kalashnikov and more than 70 million of the assault rifles have been... Read more
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1d
EuroNews
Russia unveils monument to designer of iconic AK-47 rifleRussia’s armed forces for over 60 years, is also featured on the national emble
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
Russia’s armed forces for over 60 years, is also featured on the national emblems of several African nations and on that of East Timor. Every fifth firearm in the world is a Kalashnikov and more than 70 million of the assault rifles have been... Read more
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2d
Daily Telegraph
Manly medic who’s on a missionand the nearest paediatric referral hospital is in Adelaide. Through my contac
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
and the nearest paediatric referral hospital is in Adelaide. Through my contacts there, I ended up spending two weeks in East Timor relieving anaesthetists who were teaching a course. It definitely started my interest in working in developing... Read more
5d
NZCity
Myanmar Rohingya crisis: Australia needs to stand up and help as the situation worsensmission to bring about a peaceful and democratic Cambodia. Similarly, in 1999,
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
mission to bring about a peaceful and democratic Cambodia. Similarly, in 1999, when violence broke out after the East Timor referendum results showed clear support for independence, Australia took a principled stand and led a coalition to... Read more
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5d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia needs to stand up and help the Rohingya fleeing Myanmarmission to bring about a peaceful and democratic Cambodia. Similarly, in 1999,
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
mission to bring about a peaceful and democratic Cambodia. Similarly, in 1999, when violence broke out after the East Timor referendum results showed clear support for independence, Australia took a principled stand and led a coalition to... Read more
5d
San Antonio Express-News
FahrenheitBangladesh;A t-storm in spots;97;83;A t-storm in spots;97;83;SSW;4;67%;73%;8 D
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Bangladesh;A t-storm in spots;97;83;A t-storm in spots;97;83;SSW;4;67%;73%;8 Dili, East Timor;Variable cloudiness;98;71;Clouds and sun, nice;93;71;SE;9;53%;4%;12 Dublin, Ireland;Clouds and sun;58;45;Showers,... Read more
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5d
San Antonio Express-News
CelsiusBangladesh;A t-storm in spots;36;28;A t-storm in spots;36;28;SSW;7;67%;73%;8 D
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Bangladesh;A t-storm in spots;36;28;A t-storm in spots;36;28;SSW;7;67%;73%;8 Dili, East Timor;Variable cloudiness;37;22;Clouds and sun, nice;34;22;SE;14;53%;4%;12 Dublin, Ireland;Clouds and sun;14;7;Showers,... Read more
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5d
Channel NewsAsia
East Timor swears in new prime ministerDILI: East Timor swore in a new government Friday (Sep 15), led by a returning
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
DILI: East Timor swore in a new government Friday (Sep 15), led by a returning prime minister who experts say will need to wean the country off its reliance on oil revenues and diversify the economy. Mari Alkatiri, secretary-general of the Fretilin... Read more
5d
BBC News
'Shark boats' intercepted in East TimorSea Shepherd intercepts 'shark boats' in East Timor - BBC News Accessibility l
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
Sea Shepherd intercepts 'shark boats' in East Timor - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Sea Shepherd intercepts 'shark boats' in East... Read more
6d
NZCity
Chinese fishing boats caught with 'thousands of shark's in Timor-Leste waterspatrolling waters near Vernasse, according to Mr Stokes, to make sure the Chine
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
patrolling waters near Vernasse, according to Mr Stokes, to make sure the Chinese boats do not leave Timor-Leste waters. "East Timor is a very poor country and they have no naval assets at all, no patrol vessels, no warships to go out and patrol... Read more
6d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Chinese fishing boats caught with 'thousands of sharks' in Timor-Leste waterspatrolling waters near Vernasse, according to Mr Stokes, to make sure the Chine
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
patrolling waters near Vernasse, according to Mr Stokes, to make sure the Chinese boats do not leave Timor-Leste waters. "East Timor is a very poor country and they have no naval assets at all, no patrol vessels, no warships to go out and patrol... Read more
6d
The Borneo Post
East Timor set to swear in Mari Alkatiri as Prime MinisterDILI: East Timor is set to swear in Mari Alkatiri for a second stint as prime m
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
DILI: East Timor is set to swear in Mari Alkatiri for a second stint as prime minister, the country’s president said yesterday, with Asia’s youngest democracy facing stiff challenges to boost a flagging economy heavily reliant on oil and... Read more
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6d
Inquirier.net
A nation of killers?has such a shameful and tragic set of affairs befallen “the only Catholic natio
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
has such a shameful and tragic set of affairs befallen “the only Catholic nation in Asia”? (Actually one of two, counting East Timor). Why is this happening to the third largest Roman Catholic country in the world (next to Brazil and Mexico)? Has... Read more
6d
San Antonio Express-News
Celsiussunny;28;10;NNE;10;37%;44%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm in spots;34;27;A t-st
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
sunny;28;10;NNE;10;37%;44%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm in spots;34;27;A t-storm in spots;35;28;SW;6;65%;64%;10 Dili, East Timor;Clouds and sun, warm;36;23;Overcast, a shower;33;22;SE;16;62%;43%;6 Dublin, Ireland;Clouds and sunshine;14;8;Some... Read more
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6d
San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny;83;50;NNE;6;37%;44%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm in spots;93;81;A t-sto
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
sunny;83;50;NNE;6;37%;44%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm in spots;93;81;A t-storm in spots;94;83;SW;4;65%;64%;10 Dili, East Timor;Clouds and sun, warm;96;74;Overcast, a shower;92;72;SE;10;62%;43%;6 Dublin, Ireland;Clouds and... Read more
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7d
Aljazeera
East Timor set to swear in Mari Alkatiri as PMEast Timor, Asia's youngest democracy, is set to swear in Mari Alkatiri for a s
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
East Timor, Asia's youngest democracy, is set to swear in Mari Alkatiri for a second stint as prime minister. President Francisco "Lu Olo" Guterres said on Thursday in the capital Dili that he expected Alkatiri's swearing-in to be held either later... Read more
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7d
Pilipino Star
Powerlifters going for 2 golds in ASEAN Para Gamesbasketball. Malaysia has the most number of athletes with 331 followed by Thai
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
basketball. Malaysia has the most number of athletes with 331 followed by Thailand (291), Indonesia (192), Vietnam (150) and Myanmar (120) while the other participants are Singapore (92), Cambodia (70), Laos (50), Brunei (27) and East Timo... Read more
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7d
Reuters
East Timor President says to swear in Mari Alkatiri as PMDILI (Reuters) - East Timor is set to swear in Mari Alkatiri for a second stint
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
DILI (Reuters) - East Timor is set to swear in Mari Alkatiri for a second stint as prime minister, the country’s president said on Thursday, with Asia’s youngest democracy facing stiff challenges to boost a flagging economy heavily reliant on oil and... Read more
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7d
San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitin spots;86;56;N;6;33%;64%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Cloudy, a t-storm;93;80;A t-sto
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
in spots;86;56;N;6;33%;64%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Cloudy, a t-storm;93;80;A t-storm in spots;93;80;S;6;70%;73%;10 Dili, East Timor;Some sun;94;73;A shower in spots;91;76;SE;7;59%;49%;8 Dublin, Ireland;A p.m. t-shower;57;46;A passing... Read more
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7d
San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusin spots;30;13;N;10;33%;64%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Cloudy, a t-storm;34;26;A t-st
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
in spots;30;13;N;10;33%;64%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Cloudy, a t-storm;34;26;A t-storm in spots;34;27;S;10;70%;73%;10 Dili, East Timor;Some sun;34;23;A shower in spots;33;24;SE;11;59%;49%;8 Dublin, Ireland;A p.m. t-shower;14;8;A passing... Read more
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8d
Pilipino Star
Philippines banking on chess, powerlifting, table tennis to impress in ASEAN Para Gamesin the sixth smallest delegation with 98 behind host Malaysia (331), powerhouse
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
in the sixth smallest delegation with 98 behind host Malaysia (331), powerhouse Thailand (291), Indonesia (192), Vietnam (150) and Myanmar (120). The other participants are Singapore (92), Cambodia (70), Laos (50), Brunei (27) and East Timor... Read more
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9d
San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitin spots;88;62;SW;5;36%;47%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Showers and t-storms;87;80;Cou
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
in spots;88;62;SW;5;36%;47%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Showers and t-storms;87;80;Couple of t-storms;89;80;S;7;75%;84%;2 Dili, East Timor;Warm with some sun;97;70;Partial sunshine;92;73;SE;6;53%;44%;10 Dublin, Ireland;Windy;60;48;Afternoon... Read more
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9d
San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusin spots;31;17;SW;8;36%;47%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Showers and t-storms;31;27;Cou
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
in spots;31;17;SW;8;36%;47%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Showers and t-storms;31;27;Couple of t-storms;32;27;S;11;75%;84%;2 Dili, East Timor;Warm with some sun;36;21;Partial sunshine;33;23;SE;10;53%;44%;10 Dublin, Ireland;Windy;15;9;Afternoon... Read more
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10d
San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusshower;30;15;WSW;9;35%;65%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Cloudy, a t-storm;32;27;Showers
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
shower;30;15;WSW;9;35%;65%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Cloudy, a t-storm;32;27;Showers and t-storms;32;27;SW;10;78%;84%;3 Dili, East Timor;Mostly sunny, warm;36;21;A shower in the p.m.;32;21;SE;9;54%;56%;11 Dublin, Ireland;Spotty showers;15;10;A... Read more
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10d
San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitshower;86;60;WSW;6;35%;65%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Cloudy, a t-storm;89;80;Showers
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
shower;86;60;WSW;6;35%;65%;6 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Cloudy, a t-storm;89;80;Showers and t-storms;89;80;SW;6;78%;84%;3 Dili, East Timor;Mostly sunny, warm;97;70;A shower in the p.m.;90;70;SE;6;54%;56%;11 Dublin, Ireland;Spotty showers;60;51;A... Read more
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11d
Swissinfo
When Switzerland joined the United Nationsthe United Nations Sep 10, 2017 - 10:00 Until September 10, 2002, what did Swit
Swissinfo / Posted 11 days ago
the United Nations Sep 10, 2017 - 10:00 Until September 10, 2002, what did Switzerland have in common with the Vatican and East Timor? They were not members of the UN, and shared observer status at proceedings of the world body at its New York... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusaround;31;16;W;10;33%;55%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Clouds, a t-storm;33;27;A shower
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
around;31;16;W;10;33%;55%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Clouds, a t-storm;33;27;A shower or t-storm;32;27;S;11;82%;93%;6 Dili, East Timor;Turning cloudy, warm;37;21;Mostly sunny, nice;33;22;SE;11;59%;21%;11 Dublin, Ireland;A shower or two;17;11;Spotty... Read more
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11d
San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitaround;89;61;WSW;6;33%;64%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Clouds, a t-storm;91;81;A showe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
around;89;61;WSW;6;33%;64%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;Clouds, a t-storm;91;81;A shower or t-storm;89;81;S;7;82%;93%;6 Dili, East Timor;Turning cloudy, warm;98;70;Mostly sunny, nice;91;71;SE;7;59%;21%;11 Dublin, Ireland;Spotty showers;61;51;Spotty... Read more
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12d
Adelaide Now
Soldier of fortune now a writer of thrillersunit was created from the 4th Battalion and, out of 100 men, only 20 made it th
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
unit was created from the 4th Battalion and, out of 100 men, only 20 made it through. He was one of them. Then, in 1999, East Timor became independent of Indonesia and Australian forces were deployed amid rising tensions with our northern... Read more
15d
Channel NewsAsia
Deal reached on Timor Sea marks breakthrough in dispute but unknowns remainfor the dispute was the 2002 Timor Sea Treaty, negotiated by Australia and the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
for the dispute was the 2002 Timor Sea Treaty, negotiated by Australia and the United Nations Transitional Authority in East Timor in the lead-up to Timor-Leste’s independence. That treaty was based partly on a precedent – the 1989 Timor Gap... Read more
15d
San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny;82;57;SSE;6;37%;4%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm or two;93;82;Cloudy, a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
sunny;82;57;SSE;6;37%;4%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm or two;93;82;Cloudy, a t-storm;93;81;SSW;6;72%;82%;5 Dili, East Timor;Increasing clouds;98;70;Mostly sunny;91;71;ESE;8;55%;33%;11 Dublin, Ireland;Clouds breaking;62;49;Partly... Read more
15d
San Antonio Express-News
Celsiussunny;28;14;SSE;10;37%;4%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm or two;34;28;Cloudy, a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
sunny;28;14;SSE;10;37%;4%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A t-storm or two;34;28;Cloudy, a t-storm;34;27;SSW;9;72%;82%;5 Dili, East Timor;Increasing clouds;37;21;Mostly sunny;33;22;ESE;14;55%;33%;11 Dublin, Ireland;Clouds breaking;17;10;Partly... Read more
16d
The Border Mail
Former soldier avoids assault conviction over Wodonga domestic incidentMan concerned incident could prevent him working with veterans Brett Lindsay S
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Man concerned incident could prevent him working with veterans Brett Lindsay Simcoe serving in East Timor in 2006 A FORMER soldier who served five overseas tours has avoided conviction for a domestic incident so he can continue to work with... Read more
16d
Illawarra Mercury
We all shout out: War, what is it good for?or have served on the front line of conflicts. Some of our family members have
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
or have served on the front line of conflicts. Some of our family members have been involved in peacekeeping missions in East Timor in the ‘90s. We would love to see this issue resolved diplomatically. Nobody wants a war. We prefer a world... Read more
17d
San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitsunny;91;55;NNE;6;25%;32%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A shower or t-storm;91;82;A show
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
sunny;91;55;NNE;6;25%;32%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A shower or t-storm;91;82;A shower or t-storm;93;82;S;5;73%;82%;11 Dili, East Timor;Sunny and very warm;97;68;Clouds and sun, nice;91;70;SE;7;57%;5%;8 Dublin, Ireland;Morning rain, cloudy;65;57;A... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiussunny;33;13;NNE;10;25%;32%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A shower or t-storm;33;28;A sho
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
sunny;33;13;NNE;10;25%;32%;7 Dhaka, Bangladesh;A shower or t-storm;33;28;A shower or t-storm;34;28;S;8;73%;82%;11 Dili, East Timor;Sunny and very warm;36;20;Clouds and sun, nice;33;21;SE;11;57%;5%;8 Dublin, Ireland;Morning rain, cloudy;18;14;A... Read more
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18d
Hawaii News Now
Australia, East Timor agree on maritime boundaryTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - An international arbitration panel says Australia
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - An international arbitration panel says Australia and East Timor have reached an agreement on key elements of a maritime boundary and revenue sharing from a natural gas field beneath the seabed between the two... Read more
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18d
WBOC Salisbury
Australia, East Timor agree on maritime boundaryTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - An international arbitration panel says Australia
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - An international arbitration panel says Australia and East Timor have reached an agreement on key elements of a maritime boundary and revenue sharing from a natural gas field beneath the seabed between the two... Read more
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18d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Australia, East Timor agree on maritime boundaryTHE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - An international arbitration panel says Australia
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - An international arbitration panel says Australia and East Timor have reached an agreement on key elements of a maritime boundary and revenue sharing from a natural gas field beneath the seabed between the two... Read more
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