Monthly Archives: November 2016

PRESS RELEASE: HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC, TAUR MATAN RUAK, REAPPOINTS MILITARY LEADERS

Based on the government’s proposal and following consultation with the Superior Council of Defence and Security, His Excellency the President of the Republic appointed today for another year of mandate, according to article 195 of the Statute of the Military of the Armed Forces:

Major General Lere Anan Timur as General Chief of Staff […]

November 21st, 2016|News, Press Releases|

SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK ON THE COMMEMORATION OF THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SANTA CRUZ MASSACRE

Dili, 12 November 2016

I salute all young Timorese people on this National Youth Day, a date that reminds us of the heroic sacrifice of many young people who rose against the occupation of our country and for the liberation of this land and our people.

I pay tribute to the memory of the Santa Cruz […]

November 12th, 2016|Speech|

PRESS RELEASE: H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS A COURTESY CALL WITH HIS COUNTERPART FROM EQUATORIAL GUINEA, TEODORO OBIANG

Brasilia, 31 October 2016 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, held on Monday, 31 October, at Royal Tulip Brasília Hotel, a courtesy call with his counterpart from Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang on the occasion of the 11th summit of the CPLP.

The heads of State of both countries took the opportunity […]

November 8th, 2016|International, News, Press Releases|

PRESS RELEASE:H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS A COURTESY CALL WITH HIS PORTUGUESE COUNTERPART MARCELO REBELO DE SOUSA

Brasilia, 31 October 2016 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, held on Monday, 31 October, a courtesy call with his Portuguese counterpart Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa on the occasion of the 11th summit of the CPLP.

On this occasion, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa congratulated H.E. Taur Matan Ruak for the success […]

PRESS RELEASE : H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS A COURTESY CALL WITH HIS BRAZILIAN COUNTERPART MICHEL TEMER

Brasilia31 October 2016 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, held on Monday, 31 October, at Palácio do Planalto, a courtesy call with his Brazilian counterpart Michel Temer on the occasion of the 11th summit of he CPLP.

On this occasion, the Brazilian Head of State thanked President Taur Matan Ruak for […]

November 5th, 2016|International, Press Releases|

PRESS RELEASE : H.E. PRESIDENT TAUR MATAN RUAK HOLDS A COURTESY CALL WITH UN SECRETARY-GENERAL-ELECT ANTÓNIO GUTERRES

Brasilia, 31 October 2016 – H.E. the President of the Republic, Taur Matan Ruak, held on Monday, 31 October, at Royal Tulip Brasília Hotel, a courtesy call with António Guterres on the occasion of the 11th summit of the CPLP.

The Head of State congratulated António Guterres on being nominated to serve as UN Secretary […]

November 5th, 2016|International, Press Releases|