Indonesia / East Timor: Further information on fear for safety / possible "disappearance" and new concern: torture / ill-treatment
Roberto da Carmo (previously given as Ramameta), Gaspar Lopes (previously given as Halerik), Januarii Anderade: It has been confirmed that Roberto da Carmo and Gaspar Lopes are in custody at the regional police headquarters (POLDA) in Dili. Both have been beaten in custody. The two men, who are both members of Falintil, the Timorese Armed Resistance, were arrested in Aileu on 19 May 1999. Their driver, Januarii Anderade, has been released.