Fifteen years of freedom for Timor-Leste

On May 19, as dignitaries gathered in Dili for the inauguration of Timor-Leste’s new president, Francisco “Lu-Olo” Guterres, the ceremony had an added significance as the new nation celebrated 15 years of independence from repressive and conflict-plagued Indonesian rule. “We should be proud of so much that has been done during the last 15 years, […]