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Friday, October 11, 1996

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  • Interview with Bishop Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo in 1994

    A Roman catholic bishop and an exiled activist have won the noble peace prize today for their work in East Timor. Jose Ramos Horta & Bishop Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo will share the 1.1 million dollars. The men are being sited for their work towards a just and peaceful solution to the conflict in East Timor which was invaded by Indonesia 21 year ago and since that time they have killed more than 200 hundred thousand people.
    Bishop Carlos Filipe Ximenes Belo in 1994 describes the situation in East Timor and the impact Indonesian security forces are having his country, possible solutions, the catholic churches position, US arms sales to Indonesia and Bill Clintons position on the situation.

  • Interview with Jose Ramos Horta situation in East Timor and the US relationship with Indonesia

    Jose Ramos Horta describes the current situation in East Timor, the deteriorating of conditions over the last year, the Indonesian military occupation, US involvement, Suharto visit to the US, Grass root movement which has won small concessions, US and International press, the sale of F16’s by the Clinton administration to Indonesia.

  • Documentary on the School of the Assassins

    Documentary produced by Robert Rickter, Narrated by Susan Sarandon "The School of the Assassins By Many" is about the school hosting and training brutal dictators across most of Latin American.

  • Attorney General Janet Reno and Campaign Finance Laws

    Attorney General Janet Reno yesterday said she was reviewing a request for independent council to investigate alleged violations financial laws by both the Republican and democrats presidential campaigns. Common cause has alleged that President Clinton’s primary committee working through democratic national committee and Republican presidential candidate Bob Dole’s primary committee working through the Republican national committee illegally schemed to circumvent federal campaign finance laws. They call it the worse campaign violations since Watergate.