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

I financed it - it was not very expensive in Liberia. Personally - most of the monies for the campaign came from me personally from the income that I had been putting together over the two years. Other officials that joined donated money. What we did was because of - the donations ran across the board. So by financing, not like in the sense you would see in modern countries. Somebody would give their house as an office; somebody would make their pick-up or truck available; some people brought fuel oil and gasoline to be used. So it's very, very hard to put it, but I would say the bulk of the financing fell - if we used that word "financing" - fell on me personally.

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