Item 199402 - East Timor: The Inside Story 1994-02

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BU SCNL-IS-199402


East Timor: The Inside Story 1994-02


  • February 1994 (Creation)

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Textual record; 10 pp.

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(1975- c. 2000)

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(Sample draft description, incomplete). Established around the time of the occupation, FOET-WA was one of the first solidarity groups in Australia, but faded and re-appeared over time. In the 1990s it began to publish East Timor: The Inside Story. It was active in numerous campaigns, taking the lead on several including the campaign to free youth activist Jose Antonio Belo in the mid-1990s. It had no office and its membership shifted voer time extensively, but it was always informally linked to the office of Senator Gordon McIntosh.


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Title: “Xanana speaks from his cell”

  • “Basic flaw in defense ties with Indonesia” (by Harold Crouch)
  • “The cosy Jakarta-London relations”
  • “Dealing with the Timorese resistance”
  • “Timorese prisoners appeal to the ICJ”
  • “Timorese escapes to Darwin”
  • “Guerillas in the mist”
  • “Diplomatic offensives on East Timor”
  • “Seven Timorese leave for Portugal”


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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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