Item 12 - Press Packet 12

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Press Packet 12


  • 1986 (Creation)

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(c. 1975-86)

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The East Timor Human Rights Committee was formed as one of the earliest US solidarity groups, and based in Syracuse, New York.


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Item is a press packet compiled by the East Timor Human Rights Committee consisting of articles relating to East Timor from various press outlets in 1986.

  1. 2 in Reagan entourage barred by Indonesians (Chicago Tribune)
  2. Indonesia keeps up a facade: Suharto reacting to developments in Philippines (Chicago Tribune)
  3. Indonesia Bars 2 Journalists on White House Press Plane Over Suharto-Marcos Comparison (Los Angeles Times)
  4. Reagan Ready to Head for Tokyo; Shultz Shows Irritation on Asian Policy (Los Angeles Times)
  5. Of Pain and Persistence: A Letter From East Timor (Asian Wall Street Journal)
  6. Reagan to push U.S. influence in Asia (Houston Chronicle)
  7. President hails Guam: Reagan to promote ties with southeast Asians (Houston Post)
  8. Do more, Laurel asks U.S., to get cash back from Marcos (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
  9. Reagan meets Asian leaders today on trade, rights (The Sun)
  10. Friction Marks Reagan-Laurel Meeting in Bali (Newsday)
  11. Bali Hi, Bali Bye For 2 Reports (Newsday)
  12. Asians to Chide Reagan on Free Trade (Newsday)
  13. Indonesia bars Australian press after critical article (The Sun)
  14. ...but Reagan is remaining silent (Boston Globe)
  15. Problems face Reagan in Asia visit (Philadelphia Inquirer)
  16. Indonesians kick out reporters with Reagan (Orlando Sentinel; 2 pp.)


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  • Latin

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