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SEPTEMBER 20, 1999 VOL. 154 NO. 11

C O V E R   S T O R Y
East Timor: Descent Into Chaos
The brutal rampage that has paralyzed the half-island has also severely damaged Indonesia's reputation in the world

Hideout: A view from inside the U.N. compound
Economy: Meet the world's next basket case
No Refuge: Sinister camps across the border


A S I A
JAPAN: Free at Last
A prisoner release could help build goodwill with South Korea

INDIA: Much Ado About a Map
The plight of the Bengal tiger isn't helped by agency squabbling




S P O R T
BASKETBALL: China's Twin Towers
The country has a pair of giants who may be ready for the N.B.A., but officials aren't ready to release them just yet

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