Dying for independence: Proactive investigations into the 12 November 1991 Santa Cruz massacre, Timor Leste

Soren Blau, Luis Fondebrider

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This paper details the investigation in 2008 by the International Forensic Team into the Timor Leste massacre of 12 November 1991, and details the consultation process with government bodies and families of victims that occurred as well as the archaeological investigations and laboratory analyses.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1249 - 1274
Number of pages26
JournalThe International Journal of Human Rights
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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