The transcripts of the trial of Charles Taylor, former President of Liberia. More…

  • Good morning. I note appearances are as before at the Prosecution bar. Mr Anyah, I note a change of personnel on your well of the Court.

  • Yes, good morning, Madam President. Appearing for the Defence today Mr Terry Munyard, myself Morris Anyah. We are joined by duty counsel from the Office of the Principal Defender, Mr Silas Chekera and there's a new face in court for the first time, Mr Albert Carrera who is an attorney intern in our office and for the record Carrera is C-A-R-R-E-R-A.

  • [Open session]

  • [The accused present]

  • [Upon commencing at 9.30 a.m.]

  • Thank you, Mr Anyah. We welcome Mr Carrera to the Court. If there are no other matters I will remind the witness of his solemn declaration.

    Mr Witness, you recall yesterday you took the solemn declaration to tell the truth. That oath is still binding on you and you must continue to answer questions truthfully. Do you understand?

  • Yes.