20 October 2017

East Timor government suffers defeat in parliamentary vote

By Associated Press October 19 at 7:42 AM DILI, East Timor — East Timor’s new government suffered a defeat in parliament on Thursday when a coalition of opposition parties vetoed its policy program.

Prime Minister Mari Alkatiri said the defeat in the parliamentary vote was “poison to his government.” Read full story here:  https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2017/10/19/world/asia/ap-as-east-timor-politics.html

No comments: