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Timor-Leste: Annan recommends continued UN presence to consolidate gains

With the mandate of the United Nations Mission in Timor-Leste (UNMISET) set to end in May, Secretary-General Kofi Annan has issued a special report to the Security Council hailing recent progress in the country while urging a continued international presence there in the year to come

Timor-Leste indicts militia members, Indonesian officers for 1999 crimes - UN mission

The serious crimes unit in Timor-Leste today issued two new indictments, including the first-ever charges filed against Indonesian military officers for their conduct independent of their involvement with militia groups during the territory’s popular consultation in 1999, the United Nations Mission of Support in East Timor (UNMISET) announced today.