21 September 2011
UNMIT prepares report for Prime Minister Gusmao on ammunitions importation
East Timor Legal News 21/09/2011 Source: Independente, September 8, 2011 - Deputy Prime Minister Jose Luis Guterres said that the Head of the United Nations Integrated Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMIT), Ameerah Haq, has told the Government that UNMIT will submit a report on the imported ammunition to Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao.
"The UN Secretary-General's Special Representative Ameerah has confirmed that they are ready to present data on the ammunition they imported," he said.
The UN mandate in Timor-Leste is to guarantee peace and stability in the country and UNMIT has the responsibility to explain it to the Government, he said.
UNMIT armed forces in Timor-Leste can carry weapons and use ammunitions to provide security for the people in the country, he said.