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Timor-Leste making good progress despite this year’s challenges, stresses UN envoy
«24 December 2008 – Timor-Leste has made good progress towards peace and “We can say clearly that we feel very good about the progress that has been made in Timor in 2008 and the resiliency demonstrated by the Timorese people in a year that started with great challenge,” acting UN Special Representative Finn Reske-Nielsen said in a statement issued in the capital, Dili. (…) “The country is at peace and the people of Timor-Leste are ready to celebrate the,” stated Mr. Reske-Nielsen.
“We believe that the Timorese people can be proud of this year’s accomplishments and can look forward to even greater progress in 2009,” he added.» (UN)