TITLE

After years of pressure, Indonesia takes a hint

AUTHOR(S)
Vo, Minh T.; Meyer, Mahlon
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/10/99, Vol. 91 Issue 52, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that shame and condemnation may be propelling Indonesia toward talks with the United Nations about possibly letting East Timor, which it invaded in 1975, go free. Belief that keeping the troubled province is not worth the foreign pressure; Pressure on Indonesia from the United States Congress in the form of resolutions; How the East Timorese are reacting to the talks. INSET: East Timor chronology.
ACCESSION #
1520891

 

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