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Title East Timor intervention : a retrospective on INTERFET / John Blaxland
Published Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Publishing, 2015


Description 1 online resource (259 pages)
Contents Intro; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword by John Howard; Map of East Timor; List of Abbreviations; List of Illustrations; Introduction: Marking Fifteen Years on for INTERFET; Part I: The Lead-up to the INTERFET Intervention; 1 INTERFET and the United Nations; 2 Understanding Australia's Role Leading to the Intervention; 3 UNAMET's Electoral Mission Accomplished; 4 A Personal Account of UN Police in UNAMET; 5 Creating an Australian-Led Multinational Coalition; 6 Lessons for Australia's National Security Policy and Policymaking from INTERFET; Part II: The Intervention; 7 Commanding INTERFET
8 A Tactical Commander's Perspective9 Lessons Learned from INTERFET's First Ten Days; 10 The Special Forces Role; 11 East Timorese Expectations and Experiences of INTERFET; 12 Early Days in the Ambeno Enclave; Part III: International Perspectives; 13 A Unique Relationship Between the TNI and INTERFET; 14 The East Timor Crisis and the Australia-Indonesia Relationship; 15 The Significance of New Zealand's Contribution; 16 The Significance of Thailand's Contribution; 17 The Significance of the Philippines' Contribution; 18 Managing INTERFET and Regional Multinational Coalitions
Part IV: Reflections19 The Significance of INTERFET to Timor-Leste; 20 The Strategic and Political Consequences of INTERFET; 21 Reflections on the Tactical, Operational and Lessons of the Intervention; Appendix: Military History and Heritage Victoria; Bibliography; Contributors; Time Line of Key Events; Index
Analysis Australian
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject International Forces East Timor -- History
International Forces East Timor
Peacekeeping forces, Australian -- Timor-Leste
Armed Forces -- Operations other than war
Autonomy and independence movements
Peacekeeping forces, Australian
Australia -- Armed Forces -- Operations other than war
Timor-Leste -- History -- Autonomy and independence movements
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
Author Blaxland, John Charles, 1963- editor
ISBN 0522867774