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Indonesia Appoints New Military Advisor — Panjaitan Responsible for East Timor Massacre — Democracy Now Audio Link

http://www.democracynow.org/1998/6/22/indonesia_appoints_new_military_advisor_panjaitan The general who oversaw the troops who opened fire on civilians during a memorial service was appointed senior military advisor by B.J. Habibie. Lieutenant General Sintong Panjaitan oversaw the 1991 slaughter of 271 East Timorese and their supporters during…
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Indonesia Appoints New Military Advisor – Panjaitan Responsible for East Timor Massacre – Democracy Now Transcript – PDF

The general who oversaw the troops who opened fire on civilians during a memorial service was appointed senior military advisor by B.J. Habibie. Lieutenant General Sintong Panjaitan oversaw the 1991 slaughter of 271 East Timorese and their supporters during a…
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Che Thirty Years Later – Democracy Now Transcript – PDF

Born in Argentina in 1928, and killed in Bolivia on October 9, 1967, Che rose to international prominence as one of the key leaders of the 1959 Cuban revolution that overthrew dictator Fulgencio Batista. But after a period in the…
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The INS Releases the Leader of Haiti’s Death Squad – Democracy Now Transcript

This weekend President Clinton released one of Haiti’s most feared leaders of Haiti’s death squad, Emanuel Constant. This happened two years after President Clinton used the brutality of Haitian government forces as a reason to attack Haiti. Possible reasons behind…
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