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BU TLISE-1999-1


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  • 1999 (Creation)

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Textual Record and Photographs. Fifty-one pages.

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This document contains twelve separate documents.

  1. A photograph entitled, “Collective Demonstration - Paris, France” April 1999: We see Antonio Dias (Senior activist for Timor) with his wife Jo in the middle. At the right we see Anne Tréhondart (now head of Triangle, the main French NGO active in East Timor)

  2. A photograph entitled, “Collective Demonstration - Paris, France” April 1999: Ten years after the massacre at Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China, dozens of solidarity people march in Paris to ask attention for Democracy and Human Rights in Asian Countries, such as: China, Tibet, Burma, Indonesia and East Timor.

  3. East Timor Action Network / San Francisco: “To Resist is to Win” Statements by Xanana Gusmao, Leader of the East Timorese Resistance. 1998. | 15 pages.

  4. A booklet entitled, “Kampanye Justisa Ba Timor Lorosa’e - Livrinho Atu Fo Hatene” [Translation: In Kampang, Justice or Timor-Leste - it would be Liverinho] | 7 pages, in Bengali

  5. A page with three photographs entitled, “Rally with speakers - Stockholm, Sweden” 24 April 1999: Rally in front of the Indonesian Embassy in Stockholm. Organized by the Swedish East Timor Committee and members of the Movement for a free Acheh (GAM). Main speaker was Mrs. Eva Zetterberg, at that time MP for the left.

  6. A photograph entitled, “Demonstration and media - Indonesia Consulate, New York” 17 July 1999: Journalist Allan Nairn addresses one of many demonstrations held across the street from the Indonesian Consulate in New York City.

  7. A photograph from across the UN in New York City in August 1999.

  8. A photograph entitled, “(Before referendum) Chicago” 1999: ETAN chapters across the United States joined in the effort. This sign was carried on a bicycle pulled trailer through Chicago.

  9. A photograph entitled, “(before referendum) Across from the UN, New York City, USA) August 1999: As the referendum approached, people around the world mobilized to support a free, fair and peaceful vote. This banner was displayed at the “Isaiah Wall” directly across the street from the UN Secretariat.

  10. A photograph of a sign that reads, Indon Military is a fraud of referendum in East Timor. The photograph was taken by Robert Wesley-Smith. 1998.

  11. East Timor Correspondence (1982-2000), entirely in Japanese. | 3 pages.

  12. East Timor Human Rights Centre: “Human Rights in East Timor: Indonesia Defies UN & the International Community” The bi-annual report of human rights violations in East Timor - January to June 1999. August 13,1999. The table of contents include: Glossary of terms, ETHRC Mission & Methodology, Executive Summary, Introduction, Recommendations, Human Rights Violations. | 17 pages.


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  • English
  • Japanese
  • Bengali

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  • Latin
  • Katakana or Hiragana

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Three pages are in Japanese. Seven pages are in Bengali.

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