East Timor: Eve of Independence
Falintil guerrilla, East Timor, March 1999.
Dan Kiak Raten Laek, a Falintil soldier whose name means 'the poor one who dies without a grave'.
He is a survivor of the massacre at the Santa Cruz Cemetery in Dili in 1991.
He was 15 at the time and escaped to the forest where he has lived as a member of the Falintil ever since.
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