East Timor players lose passports over fake documents.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 22 â€” Nine players who represented East Timor have had their passports annulled, the Asian Football Confederation announced today, as the regional body continues to crack down on the use of falsified documents. The...
East Timor: Ex-guerilla fighter set to be next president.
ASIA'S youngest and poorest nation, East Timor , has cast its ballots in a general election, with former guerrilla leader Francisco Lu-Olo' Guterres looking to be made president. The post East Timor: Ex-guerilla fighter set to be next president appeared first on Asian Correspondent.
Former Guerrilla Fighter Set to Win East Timor Presidency.
An unofficial vote count shows a former guerrilla leader has won East Timor's presidency in the first election without U.N. supervision since peacekeepers left in 2012. The tally announced Tuesday by the country's election office indicated that Francisco "Lu-Olo" Guterres had a commanding lead over the Democratic Party's ...
East Timor votes in presidential election, signalling age of stability in AsiaĂ˘Â€Â™s youngest nation.
East Timor voted for a new president on Monday, with a former guerrilla fighter tipped for victory after winning the backing of the two biggest parties, in a new sign of stability for Asia’s youngest nation. The vote comes at a challenging time for the tiny half-island nation 15 years after independence, with oil ...
East Timor, Asia's Youngest Democracy, Votes for President.
East Timor is voting for a new president in an election that will test Asia's newest and poorest nation. Francisco "Lu Olo" Guterres, a former guerrilla leader from the leftist Fretilin party, is up against seven other candidates Monday. He and the Democratic Party's Antonio de Conceicao, the minister of education and ...
East Timor holds first presidential election since UN peacekeepers left
Asia's youngest democracy is choosing a new president inÂ its first such election since a UN peacekeeping missionÂ left the country in 2012. The vote is a political preliminary for July's vote for a prime minister.
Timorese Australians vote in presidential election
The people of Timor-Leste head to the polls today to elect a new president, with former guerrilla fighter Francisco "Lu'Olo" Guterres widely tipped to out-poll seven other candidates. Timorese living in Australia are also able to vote.