Torture and trauma in post-conflict East Timor

  title={Torture and trauma in post-conflict East Timor},
  author={Jens Modvig and June Pagaduan-Lopez and Janet Rodenburg and Cmd Salud and RV Cabigon and C.I. Panelo},
  journal={The Lancet},
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