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Ruling due on East Timor rebel plot
Court to deliver verdicts on 28 alleged rebels accused of trying to kill president.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2010 05:36 GMT
East Timor demands rebels give up
President says rebels who tried to kill him may have had Indonesian help.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2008 23:23 GMT
Will the death of a leading rebel and shooting of the president spur peace efforts?
Last updated: 17 Feb 2008 14:35 GMT
E Timor declares state of emergency
Government announces curfew a day after president is wounded in rebel attack.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2008 05:52 GMT
E Timor president wounded in attack
Australia promises more troops as Ramos-Horta leaves to undergo emergency surgery.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2008 13:00 GMT
Gusmao named East Timor PM
Anger as independence hero chosen to head new government.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2007 12:12 GMT
Gusmao to propose E Timor coalition
Four-party alliance seeks to take power from ruling Fretilin party.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2007 07:06 GMT
Fretilin takes lead in Timor vote
Count gives early lead to ruling party as observers praise "free and fair" poll.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2007 07:52 GMT
Ramos-Horta leads E Timor results
Officials say Nobel laureate leading the field in run-off presidential vote
Last updated: 11 May 2007 01:53 GMT
East Timor votes for next president
Counting begins following run-off vote seen as crucial to securing peace.
Last updated: 10 May 2007 04:57 GMT
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