Tuesday, 2 March 2010
Pelican Paradise workers discovered fifteen human skeletons in Tasi-Tolu
*Radio Timor Leste, February 27, 2010 language source: Tetun
Laborers from The Pelican Paradise Company, a construction group, discovered fifteen skeletons in Tasi-Tolu while digging in preparation for a five star hotel.
The skeletons were found in two different places, and there is a possibility that even more could be found with more excavation.
The Coordinator for the Twelfth of November Committee, Gregorio Saldanha, has said that the forensic team will not be able determine the skeletons as being twelfth of November victims until there is a proper examination.
Meanwhile, Frederico Santos da Costa, who had many of his family killed by the Indonesian military, has urged the Government to support the forensic team to examine the skeletons and work out how the people died.