East Timor Referendum Results

September 06, 1999

United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan recently announced the results of the referendum on independence for East Timor. Over the weekend, 78.5% of East Timorese voted for independence. John Miller of Parliamentarians for East Timor describes the situation on the ground, as militias threaten a bloodbath.


  • John Miller, Parliamentarians for East Timor. He was one of the UN accredited monitors for the East Timor independence referendum.

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