Every 7 December is Memorial Day in Timor Leste, dedicated to the memory of all who fought and died in the long, bloody struggle for freedom and independence for their homeland.
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|2023||7 Dec||Thu||Memorial Day|
|2024||7 Dec||Sat||Memorial Day|
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This is a solemn day on which people remember the war against the Japanese in World War II and the decades-long struggle against domination by Indonesia following World War II.
It is a time to honour the biggest heroes of this very small and new nation.
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