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'God is on my side. The people of Timor are on my side.'
JOSE RAMOS-HORTA, President of East Timor, before returning to Dili, the nation's capital, to resume his presidential duties two months after being shot in a failed assassination attempt

'I feel very bad. I'm beyond words about the inconvenience this has caused.'
THE REV. RAYMOND LEE CHO-MIN, chairman of Oasis Hong Kong Airlines, on the budget carrier's collapse amid nearly $130 million in debts

'This is the endgame of...

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