"We are concerned about [pedophilia and prostitution] because it is such a serious, grave and important issue for other countries, and yet our country responds like it is not a big deal. This will suggest to people from other countries that Timor-Leste is a place that practises pedophilia and prostitution, which will impact the state’s […]
President Jose Ramos-Horta speaking about press freedom: "The media often make mistakes in their reports, that is true, but how many more mistakes, more serious, has government made? When government makes mistakes, we can lose millions of dollars, and yet no one holds us responsible."
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Loro Horta is the son of President Jose Ramos-Horta and Prosecutor General Ana Pessoa. He published an article on the openDemocracy website on March 26. Loro Horta is known for being outspoken when it comes to issues in Timor-Leste. Apparently he is in Dili at the moment. Excerpts: While most people live on less than […]
When I was away in December, one question that kept cropping up was what kind of accommodation I live in. People were surprised to hear that I don’t live in a treehouse, although living in a treehouse would be marvelous. My house in Dili just a normal house. I say “my house”, but I don’t […]