08 August 2012
East Timor unveils new cabinet
In the new government, led by Prime Minister Xanana Gusmao, there will be no changes to the key portfolios of finance, defence and security.
The former deputy Prime Minister, Jose Luis Guterres, has been appointed as Foreign Minister.
The former parliamentary president, Fernando de Araujo Lasama, will take on the role of deputy Prime Minister.
The new cabinet is expected to be sworn in by the President Taur Matan Ruak on Wednesday.
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