East Timor: Eve of Independence
Falintil Guerillas, East Timor, March 1999.
Falintil Commander Cornelio Gama, with some of his guerrilla force.
Falintil meaning: 'National Armed Forces for the Liberation of East Timor'.
The red berets are worn on special occasions and only by soldiers who are veterans of the conflict.
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