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    ASEAN between aspirations and realities 

    Voicu, Ioan (Assumption University, 2009)

    The most important legal instrument of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations - the ASEAN Charter - entered into force on December 15, 2008 and bestowed a legal personality for this regional organization. The ASEAN Charter has given root to a new ASEAN. In this original framework, the ASEAN meetings of 2009 and in particular the October 23-25, 2009, ASEAN Summit hosted in Thailand were conceived to herald a new phase in ASEAN's life. By their results, the 2009 ASEAN Summits will have a special place in the history of this ...
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    Political security abstacles and challenges of Timor-Leste's ASEAN membership 

    Soares, Deuladeu Elizabeth Florindo (Assumption University Press, 2018)

    The Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste has implemented its foreign policy by participating in various international organizations. To enhance its relation with other countries, particularly at the regional level, Timor-Leste is working hard to achieve its full membership in ASEAN and has already shown its seriousness to do so, submitting a formal application in 2011. This research focuses on political-security, aiming to find and describe the obstacles and challenges to political security in Timor-Leste, in support of the country joining ...