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East Timor 20 Years on

History, Modern History 10, 11-12
In this video, Veterans return to East Timor 20 years after their deployment as part of the Timor-Leste Peacekeeping mission. The Veteran’s discuss their time in East Timor and make comparisons to the Timor-Leste of today.
Year level

Year 10, 11-12


History, Modern History

Cross Curriculum Priority

done Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures

done Sustainability

done Asia and Australia's Engagement with Asia

General capabilities

done Literacy

done Numeracy

done ICT Capability

done Critical and Creative Thinking

done Personal and Social Capability

done Ethical Understanding

done Intercultural Understanding


Continuing efforts post-World War II to achieve lasting peace and security in the world, including Australia's involvement in UN peacekeeping.


The role and outcomes of the United Nations as peacekeeper in specific conflicts and disputes, for example Korea 1954-1955, the former Yugoslavia after 1989; Rwanda (1993-96); Cambodia up to the first elections in 1993; and East Timor/Timor Leste (1999- 2008).