09 August 2009
East Timor Legal News 29 July 2009
Gusmao’s security guards did not see Salsinha in the attacks Timor Post 29 July 2009 During the trial held yesterday (28/7), Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao’s security guards said they did not see rebel leader Salsinha and his followers during the ambush of the prime minister’s convoy on February 11 last year but they heard the shootings by unidentified people at the convoy.
Horta will respond to court about attacks on his residence Timor Post 29 July 2009 President Jose Ramos Horta who was the victim of the attempted assassination on February 11 last year will respond to the court in writing.
UN Police will hand over mandate to other 4 more districts Timor Post 29 July 2009 State Secretary for Security Francisco da Costa Guterres said the UN Police had planned to hand over security control in four other districts; namely Vikeke, Ermera, Likisa and Baukau.
Ex Police commander for Uatolari district threatened to be sentenced Suara Timor Lorosae 29 July 2009 Dili district court has sentenced ex police commander of Uatolari district Agent Domingos Soares to three years in the prison for his role in the conflict happened in the referred district.
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