Australian government orders ASIO raids to suppress East Timor spying evidence
Date Written: 2013-12-04
Publisher: World Socialist Web Site
Year Published: 2013
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX15469
The Abbott governmen ordered Australian Security Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) and Australian Federal Police (AFP) raids on the homes and offices of a lawyer and former intelligence agency whistleblower involved in an international legal challenge to Australia’s spying on the East Timor government during maritime border talks in 2004.