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Timor-Leste developing closer ties with China

Timor-Leste, Southeast Asia’s newest and poorest nation, is slowly but surely drawing closer to China, a move that is raising antenna among its allies and neighbors and initial concerns it could fall into a potential Chinese debt trap. Timor-Leste’s closest regional partners are still Australia and its ex-colonizer Indonesia, but the small nation now imports […]