DÍLI, 18 november, 2020 (TATOLI) – Timor-Leste Charismatic Leader Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão has travelled on a private jet to Jakarta, Indonesia for the routine medical examinations.
“Xanana has been undergoing routine medical examinations for several years. This year, he was unable to undergo medical treatment earlier due to covid-19. For this reason, he took the time to make visits for solidarity actions, covering the various municipalities “, The President of the National Directive Council of the National Congress for the Reconstruction of Timor-Leste (CNRT), Dionísio Babo, told Tatoli, clarifying the doubts and speculations about Xanana Gusmão’s health.
The former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Babo insisted that Xanana’s Health condition is stable and does not cause any concern.
“Maun Xanana still shows vitality. Everything is going well, but the family and the party structure advise him to perform routine examinations. Therefore, during the last days before the trip, he had the opportunity to deal with transport issues and consult the authorities of the country of destination [Indonesia].” he said.
Mr Babo added that the routine examinations had been performed by Mr Gusmão are periodical treatments, and he wished that Mr Gusmão will return as soon as possible.
thus he asks the commuities not to panic because Mr Gusmão’s health status is stable and does not cause any concern.
Journalist: Evaristo Soares Martins
Editor: Cancio Ximenes/Nick Kettle