Item PTETNnews199006 - East Timor News Monthly Memo 1990-06

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East Timor News Monthly Memo 1990-06


  • June 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:

  • Intensification of Indonesian military activity
  • Pressure of Timorese students in Bali
  • Problems at hospitals
  • Mysterious killings reported
  • Increased restrictions on freedom of movement
  • Asia watch report
  • US sate department report
  • Dili seminar postponed
  • Documents received
    Administrating Power: Portugal
  • Question of parliamentary visit still unresolved
  • Portugal and Indonesia elected to UN human rights commission
    International Issues:
  • UN decolonization committee regards Timor Gap agreement as illegal
  • Cambridge specialists question validity of Timor Gap agreement
  • Council of Europe resolution condemns Indonesian occupation of East Timor
  • US interest in air base in East Timor
  • Criticisms of US position
  • List of participants at Oporto seminar
  • Extracts from US state department 1989 annual report on human rights


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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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