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Alert: U. S. Embassy Dili, Timor-Leste (July 17, 2019)

Alert: U. S. Embassy Dili, Timor-Leste (July 17, 2019) Location: Road west of the new, southernmost bridge in Dili Event: The U.S. Embassy received several reports of after-dark incidents along the road west of the southernmost bridge in Dili. There appears to be an increasing number of youth fights in this area, and increasing reports ...
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Ambassador Kathleen Fitzpatrick Opening Remarks at the Trial Advocacy Symposium

My respects to Mr. Cancio Xavier, the Chief Public Defender, Mr. Augusto da Costa Castro, the Deputy Commissioner for Criminal Investigation, Mr. Alexandre Faustino Freitas, CAC Deputy Commissioner for Support and Cooperation Service, and our special guest today, Mr. Bruce Harvey, a well-known criminal defense attorney from Atlanta, Georgia. Good morning everyone and thank you ...
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Ambassador Kathleen Fitzpatrick Remarks at the Celebration of the U.S Independence Day

 Thank you to our guest of honor, His Excellency Fidelis Leite Magalhaes, Minister of Legislative Reform and Parliamentary Affairs. Our respects to members of the Timor-Leste government, the diplomatic corps, civil society members, and distinguished guests. Before I start, I’d like to introduce our new US Embassy Deputy Chief of Mission, Elias Parra.  I know ...
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