|President of East Timor|
20 May 2007 – 20 May 2012
|Prime Minister||Estanislau da Silva
|Preceded by||Xanana Gusmão|
|Succeeded by||Taur Matan Ruak|
|Prime Minister of East Timor|
26 June 2006 – 19 May 2007
|Preceded by||Mari Alkatiri|
|Succeeded by||Estanislau da Silva|
|Born||José Manuel Ramos-Horta
26 December 1949
Dili, Portuguese Timor
(now East Timor)
|Spouse(s)||Ana Pessoa Pinto (Divorced)|
|Alma mater||Hague Academy of International Law
International Institute of Human Rights
José Manuel Ramos-Horta GCL AC (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʒuˈzɛ ˈʁɐ̃muz ˈɔɾtɐ]; born 26 December 1949) is the United Nations' special Representative and Head of the United Nations Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS). He was the President of East Timor from 20 May 2007 to 20 May 2012.
References[change | edit source]
- Lindsay Murdoch (10 July 2006). "Ramos Horta vows to rebuild Timor". The Age (Melbourne). http://www.theage.com.au/news/world/horta-vows-to-rebuild-timor/2006/07/09/1152383610425.html. Retrieved 27 September 2006..
- Greenlees, Donald (11 May 2007). "East Timor hopes new leader will heal divisions". International Herald Tribune. http://www.iht.com/articles/2007/05/11/news/timor.php.