22 October 2017
Who is KHUNTO? Kmanek Haburas Unidade Nasional Timor Oan
KHUNTO was officially registered on 22 June 2011 and is affiliated with the martial arts group Korka.
In the 2012 parliamentary elections it received 2.97% of the vote, narrowly failing to cross the electoral threshold of 3%.
However, in the 2017 parliamentary elections the party's vote share increased to 6.43% and it won five seats in the National Parliament.
The party has strong links to martial arts groups, which date back to the Indonesian era.
at Sunday, October 22, 2017
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