East Timor President Pardons Rebels Involved in Assassination Attempt

August 26, 2010 — An August 25th story on Radio Australia (ABC) discusses the recent decision by East Timor’s president, Dr Jose Ramos Horta, to pardon 23 rebels involved in his attempted murder in 2008. Silas Everett comments on the lack of details about the shooting itself and the new issues raised. Read the full article: “Timor pardon raises new issues.”

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