Tempotimor (Dili)-Xefe Estadu Maiór FALINTIL Forsa Defeza Timor-Leste (F-FDTL) Maijór Jenerál Lere Anan Timur kestiona deputadu CNRT sira iha Parlamentu Nasionál ne’ebé baku hirus-matan hodi dehan defende Xanana.

Tempotimor (Dili)-Iha okaziaun Posse ba membru VIII governu foun, Prezidente Repúblika (PR) Francisco Guterres Lú-Olo apela responsabilidade ba membru governu sira no labele hare ukun ne’e nu’udar oportunidade ida.

Tempotimor (Dili)- Prezidente Administrasaun Konsellu Kombatente Libertasaun Nasionál (KKLN) Vidál de Jesus ‘Riak Leman’ hateten, konsellu iha planu no esforsu atu atu lori maun boot sira (líder nasionál sira) atu tuur hamutuk, maibé la fásil tanba presija tempu.

Tempotimor (Dili)-Prezidente Repúblika (PR) Francisco Guterres Lú Olo agradese ba governu no povu Estadus Unidus Amerika (EUA) ne'ebé fó apoiu tokon $1.6 ba Timor-Leste hodi ajuda Timor-Leste iha situasaun pandemia Covid-19.

By : Jose Antonio Belo

Timor-Leste just celebrated its 18th year of independence. The celebration was muted partly due to Covid19 but even more so due to the political crisis.

Various parties have blamed each other as being the root of the political crisis. The question to consider is whether there is a deeper root to the crisis that has gone unnoticed?

Generally, people think that the political crisis is due to the fathers of the nation having disagreements. Perhaps we need to ask a deeper question. WHY or WHO is causing our national heroes to have such disagreements?

H.E. Xanana Gusmao, H.E. Mari Alkariti, H.E. Jose Ramos Horta, H.E. Lu-Olo, H.E. Taur Matan Ruak and H.E. Lere Anan are considered fathers to this beloved nation. Freitilin as Nicolao Lobato said is a national movement for independence. Soon after the country obtained independence, certain people started to privatise these national leaders and national movement for their own selfish purposes.

Many of these people cast an invisible shadow on the Government and Parliament by their indirect influences through the political parties. They hide behind the curtain of political parties and the national fathers. They use and many times misuse the names and positions of our fathers to advance their own agendas to consolidate power and wealth.

Perhaps it’s time for the national fathers of Timor-Leste to be allowed to rise above party politics. They deserve the position of highest honor in Timor-Leste. This is easier said than done. Afterall, many members from these political parties will try to convince them otherwise because they need to leverage on the status and position of the national fathers.

Perhaps it’s time for the formation of a Non-Political Council of Elders. This council could consist of the national fathers, former Presidents and former Prime Ministers. Being part of this special council means having no more political party affiliations. This council gives advice to the Government and Parliament of Timor-Leste on a regular basis. In a sense, all our founding fathers become Elder Statesmen who mentor, train and impart their wealth of wisdom, experience and know-how to the next generation of leaders. The Government can assign them special active roles and positions that they feel need their direct intervention.

Currently, H.E. Xanana Gusmao, H.E. Dr. Jose Ramos Horta and H.E. Mari Alkatiri do not occupy active roles in the Government or military. Perhaps they can be the first 3 members of this Non-Political Council of Elders to give guidance to the current Government and Legislation assembly.

Perhaps this will end the political crisis. This will give the national fathers the position of honor that they deserve and rightly due to them. No longer will their names be used by political parties to further their own interests and agendas. No longer will they be manipulated by others to cause a deep fracture in this nation. No longer will others flippantly use their names or hide behind their names. Let their names no longer be tarnished.

It’s time to give proper respect and honor to the national fathers of Timor-Leste. It’s time to let them father the next generation of leaders away from partisan politics. It’s time for the next generation of leaders to stop privatizing their names and to stand up on their own merit and capabilities. 

Tempotimor (Dili)-Hafoin membru governu na'in ualu toma pose, Prezidente Repúblika (PR) Francisco Guterres Lú-Olo totoli hela lia todan ba governu katak Prezidente Repúblika ho povu tomak hein hela Primeiru Ministru Taur Matan Ruak ho membru governu sira atu servisu makaas ba rekoperasaun ekonomia rai laran.

TempoTimor (Dili)-Maior Jeneral FALINTIL Forsa Defeza Timor-Leste (F-FDTL) Maijor Jeneral Lere Anan Timur husu ba grupu veteranu sira ne’ebé mosu hodi defende lider balun atu lalika hamata sira-nia kanuru tohar ba problema entre lider sira.

TempoTimor (Dili) - Prezidente da Republika Dr. Francisco Guterres Lu Olo nafatin fo fiar ba VIII Governu konstitusional no Xefe Estadu mos parabeniza movimentu partidu Politiku sira ne’ebe konsege hetan konsertasaun ida iha parlamentu hodi solusiona ba situasaun politika, social no asuntus Covid 19 ne’ebe nasaun ne’e hasoru.

TempoTimor (Dili) - Xefe Estadu Maior Jenerál FALINTIL Forsa Defeza Timor Leste (F-FDTL), majór jenerál Lere Anan Timur, husu ba líder nasionál sira hanesan eis Prezidente Repúblika Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão, atuál Prezidente Repúblika, Francisco Guterres Lu Olo no atuál Primeiru Ministru, Taur Matan Ruak, atu solusiona impase polítika rai ralan, no apela ba polítiku sira atu labele hatama kanuru tohar.

Tempotimor (Dili)-Xefe Estadu Maior Jeneral F-FDTL Maijor Jeneral Lere Anan Timur preokupa ho situasan politika ohin loron, tanba konsidera iha ema balun ne’ebé aproveita situasaun hodi sobu Timor-oan sira-nia unidade.

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