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Textual Record. 72 pp.

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The Humanitarian Project was founded by Arnold Kohen, with support from figures such as Anderson, Bishop Paul Moore Jr of New York, and others.

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Various documents that include memorandums, letters and documents written in 1986.

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  • Excerpts of a report on a visit to East Timor in July 1986 by Miguel Anacoreta (M.P)
    presented to the East Timor Commission of the Portuguese Parliament | 8 pp.
  • Tony Hall News: “Hall, citing 133 sponsors of East Timor resolution, and mistreatment
    of Western journalists, asks Shultz to reiterate U.S. concern to Indonesia (24.06.1986)
  • Congressional Record - October 9th, 1986
  • Letter to the Editor of the Listener from Noam Chomsky (25.11.1986) | 2 pp.
  • Congressional Record - October 6th, 1986 | 3 pp.
  • Statement by Mihon Keisai Shimbun [translated from Japanese] (11.03.1986)
  • Memorandum to the participants at the Timor consultations held in Holland in June 1986
    from Adrien Zoller (08.08.1986)
  • Note prepared for the International Red Cross Committee and East Timor, prepared by
    the International Service for Human Rights (14-15.06.1986) | 4 pp.
  • “Activities of the ICRC for Political Detainees Against Torture by Jean-Francois
    Labarthe, written in the Bulletin of “SOS-Torture” (07/1986) | 3 pp.
  • Memorandum to Aryeh Neier, Holly Burkhalter, Eric Schwartz from Arnold Kohen
    (11.02.1986) Subj.: President Reagan’s planned visit to Indonesia and human rights
    concerns involving Indonesia and East Timor | 2 pp.
  • “Margo Picken: The East Timor Tragedy” (04.12.1986) The New York Review of Books |
    6 pp.
  • Letter to Senator Stephen Solarz from James Dunn (11.02.1986)
  • Testimony of Floyd Abrams on behalf of the Asia Watch Committee on Friday, August
    15th, 1986 at the United Nations Special Committee on Decolonization | 8 pp.
  • Letter to President Ronald Reagan from Rev. Jeffrey A. Collins, Christian Response
    International (01.04.1986)
  • Letter to Robert B. Silvers, The New York Review of Books, from Arnold Kohen
    (03.11.1986) | 2 pp.
  • Letter to Rev. Christopher Maloney from Arnold Kohen (23.05.1986)
  • Letter to Rev. Christopher Maloney from Arnold Kohen (20.10.1986)
  • Letter to Rev. James McCarthy from Arnold Kohen (23.05.1986)
  • Letter to Mr. Floyd Abram from Eric Schwartz (18.07.1986) | 2 pp.
  • Letter to Mr. Aryeh Neier, Asia Watch Committee, from Richard L. Wilson, Director of
    Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei and Singapore Affairs (11.06.1986)
  • Letter to the Editor from Arnold Kohen (25.04.1986)
  • Memorandum to Aryeh Neier from Arnold Kohen (1986) Subj.: Recent developments in
    East Timor Project and Proposal for Asia Watch Testimony at U.N. Decolonization
    Committee in August | 2 pp.
  • Letter to James Dunn (Jim) from Arnold Kohen (22.05.1986) | 2 pp.
  • Memorandum to Aryeh Neier from Arnold Kohen (15.05.1986) Subj.: President
    Reagan’s May 1 visit to Indonesia and the activities of Asia Watch | 3 pp.
  • “Scandinavia and East Timor” (03/1986) Indonesia Reports - Politics Supplement No. 14
    | 4 pp.
  • Telegram to Ambassador Paul Wolfowitz from Carl Levin, United States Senate
  • Letter to Senator Levin from Paul D. Wolfowitz (25.08.1986) | 2 pp.
  • Letter to the Honorable Don Bonker, Chairman of Subcommittee on International Policy
    and Trade, from Holly Burkhalter, Washington Representative (07.01.1986) | 3 pp.


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