José Ramos-Horta

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José Ramos-Horta

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Preses o East Timor
In office
20 Mey 2007 – 20 Mey 2012
Prime MeenisterEstanislau da Silva
Xanana Gusmão
Precedit biXanana Gusmão
Succeedit biTaur Matan Ruak
Prime Meenister o East Timor
In office
26 Juin 2006 – 19 Mey 2007
PresesXanana Gusmão
Precedit biMari Alkatiri
Succeedit biEstanislau da Silva
Personal details
BornJosé Manuel Ramos-Horta
(1949-12-26) 26 December 1949 (age 70)
Dili, Portuguese Timor
(nou East Timor)
Poleetical pairtyIndependent
Spoose(s)Ana Pessoa Pinto (Divorced)
BairnsLoro Ramos-Horta
Alma materHague Academy o International Law
Antioch College
International Institute of Human Rights
Columbia Varsity
ReligionRoman Catholic

José Manuel Ramos-Horta GCL AC (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈzɛ ˈʁɐ̃muz ˈɔɾtɐ]; born 26 December 1949) is the Unitit Naitions' special Representative an Heid o the Unitit Naitions Integratit Peacebiggin Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS). He wis appyntit tae this poseetion on 2 Januar 2013. Previously, he wis special envoy tae fellae Lusophone country, Guinea-Bissau, an wis the Preses o East Timor frae 20 Mey 2007 tae 20 Mey 2012, the seicont syne unthirldom frae Indonesie. He is a co-recipient o the 1996 Nobel Peace Prize an an umwhile prime meenister, haein served frae 2006 till his inauguration as preses efter winnin the 2007 East Timorese presidential election.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Greenlees, Donald (11 May 2007). "East Timor hopes new leader will heal divisions". International Herald Tribune.