Item PTETNnews198811 - East Timor News Monthly Memo 1988-11

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East Timor News Monthly Memo 1988-11


  • November 1988 (Creation)

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Printed newsletter; 12 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

  • Indonesian Military Operations
  • Resistance actions
  • East Timor is being Islamicised
  • Human rights violations
  • Students joining guerilla movement
  • News of a “disappeared” person
  • President Suharto’s visit to East Timor
  • List of documents received
    Administrating power: Portugal
  • East Timor represented at a meeting of journalists writing in Portuguese
  • Average Portuguese citizen’s view on East Timor
  • Nationalist convergence (FRETILIN – UDT)
  • The Timor Gap
    International Issues:
  • Statements by FRETILIN’S Internat. relations secretary
  • Friends of the Earth and the East Timor issue
  • Meeting of the Maubere communities in Australia
  • Moroccan PM and the East Timor question
  • The European Community and East Timor
  • USA: 47 senators and 182 congressmen write to Schultz
  • State departments reply
  • Portuguese reactions
  • Timorese reactions


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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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