East Timor: Eve of Independence
Falintil guerrillas, East Timor, March 1999.
Falintil Commander Cornelio Gama, with two female members of his guerrilla force.
Falintil meaning: 'National Army Front for East Timor Liberation'.
The red berets are worn on special occasions and only by soldiers who are veterans of the conflict.
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