Example sentences for: dili

How can you use “dili” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But, the coverage notes, despite what the WP calls a "scorched earth" situation in Dili, the U.S. is not ready to send in troops.

  • (Probably not the one into Dili.

  • And the Post quotes a policeman at a Dili hotel saying he would not shoot militia members if they attacked and that what they are doing is good for the country.

  • The anti-independence forces, labeled "gangs" high up by the two Times (although the word is never used by the WP ), had by late Sunday set fire to numerous buildings in the territorial capital of Dili and shot "scores" of Timorese there and elsewhere on the island.

  • Less than a week after the murder in Dili of a Dutch journalist, British member of Parliament and former BBC war correspondent Martin Bell called on the press to voluntarily reduce their numbers in East Timor.

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