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  • Jardine, M. (1999). East Timor: Genocide in paradise. Monroe, ME: Odonian Press.
  • Kiernan, B. (2008). Genocide and resistance in Southeast Asia: Documentation, denial & justice in Cambodia & East Timor. New Brunswick: Transaction Publishers.
  • Othman, M. C. (2005). Accountability for international humanitarian law violations: The case of Rwanda and East Timor. Berlin: Springer.
  • Robinson, G. (2010). "If you leave us here, we will die": How genocide was stopped in East Timor. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
  • Tanter, R., Selden, M., & Shalom, S. R. (2001). Bitter flowers, sweet flowers: East Timor, Indonesia, and the world community. Rowman & Littlefield.
  • Tanter, R., Van Klinken, G. A., & Ball, D. (2006). Masters of terror: Indonesia's military and violence in East Timor. Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated.


  • Dickens, D. (2001). The United Nations in East Timor: Intervention at the Military Operational Level. Contemporary Southeast Asia, 213-232.
  • Kiernan, B. (2002). Cover-up and denial of genocide: Australia, the USA, East Timor, and the Aborigines. Critical Asian Studies, 34(2), 163-192.
  • Wheeler, N. J., & Ddunne, T. (2001). East Timor and the new humanitarian interventionism. International Affairs, 77(4), 805.
  • Pilger, J. (2012). East Timor -a lesson in why the poorest threaten the powerful. New Statesman, 141(5100/5101), 18.
  • Sidell, S. (1981). The United States and Genocide in East Timor. Journal of Contemporary Asia, 11(1), 44-61.
  • Simpson, B. (2005). ‘Illegally and Beautifully’: The United States, the Indonesian Invasion of East Timor and the International Community, 1974–76. Cold War History, 5(3), 281-315.


BBC: East Timor Country Profile

CIA World Factbook: East Timor

Library of Congress: Maps of East Timor

Genocide Watch: Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste