- [1986-1997?] (Creation)
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Textual Record. 23 pp.
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East Timor (Timor-Leste) was invaded in 1975 by Indonesia and occupied by the Indonesian armed forces until 1999, with widespread resulting human rights violations. The East Timor Alert Network (ETAN/Canada) was founded in 1986 to raise awareness about the situation of East Timor and to change Canadian government policy, which accepted Indonesian rule.
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This item contains newspaper articles and paperwork regarding the arms embargo on Indonesia from Canada.
- Participants in Canadian Arms Tour
- Canada makes major military sale to Indonesia
- Sale of military goods to Indonesia okayed
- Canada considers closer military ties with Indonesia
- Indonesian arms sales fuelling debate
- Bill C-401
- Export of Military goods from Canada - Annual Report 1994
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Originals found at McMaster University.