05 November 2010

Students Council and residents meet with Horta over administrative evictions

Suara Timor Loro Sa’e, November 4, 2010 language source: Tetun - The Timorese Students Council (DSMPTT) members and Aitarak Laran local residents have met with President Jose Ramos Horta to discuss the Government’s decision on evicting the residents who are living in official residences.

During the meeting President Horta pledged to discuss this issue with the Government to seek the best and fair solution.

Speaking to the president, the local residents said they were ready to leave the place, yet the Government should treat them fairly with compensation.

The DSMPTT Spokesperson, Afonso Casioano Ramos said so far they had focused on helping the local residents both in Aitarak Laran and the former Brimob barracks to get a fair compensation.

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