Item PTETNnews199003 - East Timor News Monthly Memo 1990-03

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East Timor News Monthly Memo 1990-03


  • March 1990 (Creation)

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Printed newsletter; 11 pp.

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(1975-c. 2000)

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The CDPM was the leading secular solidarity group in Portugal and a leading node for solidarity activism globally. Its collections are digitized through the Amilcar Cabral Centre, catalogue developed by J-P Catry. English summaries of documents available up to (date).


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Title: Monthly Memo
East Timor:

  • Description of Jan 17 demonstrations
  • Executions during 1989
  • Letter to H.J Princen from young people in the Bishop’s house in Nov
  • Incidents in Dili on Christmas eve
  • Bishop Belo’s movements restricted
  • FRETILIN meeting in Lisbon
  • Jose Ramos-Horta – “Perspectives on the roads to follow”
  • Documents received
    Administrating Power: Portugal
  • Bishop of Setubal speaks out
  • Hague tribunal
  • EOJ condemns Indonesia
    International Issues:
  • EC presidency draws attention to ill treatment in East Timor
  • EC foreign ministers reply to question
    Translation of a letter from Bishop Belo, Apostolic Administrator of Dili (Jun 27, 1989) to D. Manual Martins, Bishop of Setubal, Portugal
    A tourist’s observation of recent demonstrations in Dili (Feb 17, 1990)


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  • English

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  • Latin

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Originals at Bishop’s University (Private Collection) & McMaster University

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