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SpecialReport: Timor Leste still struggling with poverty

  • The Jakarta Post

| Mon, August 31 2009 | 11:55 am

PREMIUM With the 10th anniversary of UN-sponsored "Popular Consultation" that gave East Timor independence falling on Sunday, Aug. 30, The Jakarta Post's Pandaya and Kupang-based correspondent Yemris Fointuna highlight the current issues facing the nascent democracy in Dili. "Ah, a traffic light!" exclaims Indonesian Somba Pawira, as the old blue taxi taking him from Comoro International Airport, jus...