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Timor Burning

Posted June. 06, 2006 07:13,   


The violence in East Timor is not showing any signs of subsiding. In late May, Australia and three other nations sent peacekeeping forces, but government storage facilities are being looted and armed criminal groups are shooting each other. On June 5 near the capital Dili, a young group of vandals shoots slingshots and throws stones at other vandals.