Situation Review October 2013

December 19, 2013

SitRev Oct 2013 (ENG FINAL)

Issues this month:

  • Border dispute between communities in Oecusse and Kefamenanu (Indonesia) contribute to escalating tensions;
  • Severe violence caused by alcohol consumption;
  • Violence involving youth;
  • Continuing trend of violent assaults in the evenings & early mornings committed by unidentified perpetrators;
  • Land disputes.