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5.7 earthquake rattles East Timor

Seimic reports are stating that a 5.7 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in the Timor Sea, just off the coast of the East Timor region.

Timor: Two ex guerrilla fighters face off in 2nd round of voting

President Jose Ramos-Horta appears to have lost his bid for re-election as East Timor's President, with two ex guerrilla fighters to face off in another round of voting.

Asia's newest nation East Timor holds presidential elections

East Timor, Asia's newest nation, is holding presidential election Saturday, 10 years after the United Nations declared it a sovereign country in 2002 after years of occupation by Indonesia

Ancient fish hook shows early man skilled in deep-sea fishing

Researchers have discovered humans engaged in deep sea fishing much earlier than previously believed. Scientists have found evidence which shows people deep sea fished as far back as 42,000 years ago.

East Timor in state of emergency

On Tuesday armored U.N. vehicles guarded East Timor's leaders under a state of emergency declared after rebel soldiers critically wounded the Nobel peace prize-winning president and fired at the prime minister's convoy.

President of East Timor Shot at Home

Jose Ramos-Horta, the president of East Timor, is in emergency surgery after being shot in a rebel attack. Renegade soldiers attacked Ramos-Horta at his home in Dili around 7:00 a.m. on Monday.

East Timor Celebrates Independence

EAST TIMOR (voa) - After more than four hundred years of colonial rule, twenty-five years of occupation and two years of rebuilding as a United Nations administered territory, East Timor became the world's newest independent democratic nation on May 20...

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5.7 earthquake strikes East Timor
5.7 earthquake strikes East Timor