Short background video on the history of Timor-Leste.
Note: the video does not mention the Timorese support of Australians in WWII, nor Australia’s economic espionage against Timor-Leste in 2004.
Summary of Timor Sea Events since 2016
La’o Hamutuk – 10 October 2019
Secrets, Spies and Trials – ABC Four Corners
The Four Corners episode on the espionage against Timor-Leste and the prosecution of those who told the truth
26 August 2019.
Witness K and the ‘outrageous’ spy scandal that failed to shame Australia
Christopher Knaus – The Guardian – 10 August 2019
Very good background to the issue. Pdf here.
The Timor-Leste-Australia Maritime Boundary Treaty
La’o Hamutuk – 21 March 2018
International Court of Justice – Press Release – 3 March 2014
The Court finds that Australia shall ensure that the content of the seized material is not used to the disadvantage of Timor-Leste
A Timeline of Events Leading up to Timor-Leste’s ICJ Claim Against Australia
The View from LL2 – 25 January 2014 Here is a pdf.
International Court of Justice – Press Release – 20 December 2013
The court tells Australia “to refrain from any act which might cause prejudice to the rights of …Timor-Leste..”
National security, legal professional privilege, and the Bar Rules
Bernard Collaery address at the ANU 11 June 2015
Paragraphs 19, 54, 58, 59, 62 and 65 are fairly absorbing.