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Gusmao sworn in as East Timor Prime Minister

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Gusmao sworn in as East Timor Prime Minister

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Xanana Gusmao has been sworn in as East Timor’s new prime minister of a coalition government after July’s election.

In total 16 ministers were announced by the president, three more than in the last cabinet.

The Fretilin party which came second in the poll has criticised number of ministers as excessive for such a small nation.