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Defrocked US priest revered in East Timor despite abuse accusations

April 12, 2021

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CWN Editor's Note: Xanana Gusmao, the first president of East Timor (2002-2007), “visited [Richard] Daschbach on his birthday, hand-feeding cake to the former priest and lifting a glass of wine to his lips, as cameras flashed,” according to the report.

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