- Australia to comply with East Timor court orders Updated: Mar-03-14 8:38 pm
- UN court: Australia cannot use seized documents Updated: Mar-03-14 11:15 am
- Asylum seeker dies in violent protest at PNG camp Updated: Feb-18-14 5:15 pm
CANBERRA, Australia - Australia will comply by an International Court of Justice ruling banning it from using documents the government seized from a lawyer working for East Timor in an arbitration case over a multibillion-dollar oil and gas deal between the countries, the attorney general said Tuesday.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands - The United Nations' highest court on Monday banned Australia from making any use of documents it seized from a lawyer working for East Timor in an arbitration case over a multibillion-dollar oil and gas deal between the two nations.
CANBERRA, Australia - Police in Papua New Guinea opened fire after hundreds of men pushed down the perimeter fence and broke out of an Australian-run detention camp for asylum seekers during a violent protest in which one inmate was killed and scores were injured, an Australian official said.