The transcripts of the trial of Charles Taylor, former President of Liberia.
Good morning. Appearances, Mr Santora?
Good morning, Madam President. Good morning, your Honours. Good morning, counsel. For the Prosecution this morning is Brenda J Hollis, Nicholas Koumjian, Maja Dimitrova and myself Christopher Santora.
[The accused present]
[Upon commencing at 9.30 a.m.]
Thank you, Mr Santora. Good morning, Mr Griffiths.
Good morning, Madam President, your Honours counsel opposite. For the Defence today myself Courtenay Griffiths and my learned friends Mr Terry Munyard and Mr Morris Anyah.
Thank you, Mr Griffiths. If there are no other matters I will remind the witness of his oath. Good morning, Mr Witness.
I wish to remind you this morning that yesterday you took the oath to tell the truth. That oath continues to be binding upon you and you must answer questions truthfully. Do you understand?
Yes, your Honour, I do.
Thank you. Please proceed, Mr Santora.
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