“Relations between Timor-Leste and the United Nations will continue to strengthen” President

26 Sep 2013

imageTaur Matan Ruak, President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste. UN Photo Amanda Voisard

In his first speech before the United Nations General Assembly Taur Matan Ruak, President of the Republic, praised the “remarkable successes” of the decades-long partnership between Timor-Leste and the UN and said that the relationship will continue to strengthen in the areas of human, social and economic development. Click here watch the President’s speech.

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