Australian spy chief to face tribunal in fight to keep East Timor, Balibo records secret

Australian spy chief to face tribunal in fight to keep East Timor, Balibo records secret

Updated April 27, 2018 12:06:58 Australian intelligence operations that took place during the Indonesian occupation of East Timor should stay secret, the head of the country’s overseas spy agency will argue today. Key points: Academic Clinton Fernandes has been fighting for access to ASIS records on East Timor Australia’s spy …

ASIS boss Paul Symon defends handling of top secret Balibo documents

ASIS boss Paul Symon defends handling of top secret Balibo documents

Posted April 27, 2018 23:38:47 The head of the Australian Secret Intelligence Service (ASIS) has made a historic appearance before a tribunal to argue intelligence files on East Timor and Indonesia cannot yet be released because his agency is too busy. In what is believed to be the first case …