The transcripts of the trial of Charles Taylor, former President of Liberia.
this year you told the Prosecution that you had seen diamonds in mayonnaise jars?
Has nobody ever said to you that Moses Blah gave evidence about diamonds in mayonnaise jars
diamonds that you had seen were contained in mayonnaise jars of all jars?
mentioned mayonnaise jars, I suggest. Are you saying that you did?
testimony which was to the effect that you had seen Sam Bockarie in possession of a jar, a mayonnaise jar, of diamonds. Do you recall that?
outside there begging into Liberia for money that's got a mayonnaise jar of diamonds outside? What
- who wrote down these things. But like the mayonnaise jars you are asking about, they were in Sam
anyone that you saw a mayonnaise jar full of diamonds. How did that come about?
mayonnaise jars in or about 1998 - do you recall that testimony?
of mayonnaise jars full of diamonds in exchange for ammunition, were you providing these kinds of
mayonnaise jars rather than three cardboard boxes? Why didn't you correct that error when he was asking you more questions about paragraph 17?
all of your previous interviews that you only mentioned that diamonds were in mayonnaise jars in the
. There is no mention of him taking a mayonnaise jar, 6 inches tall by 3 inches wide, of diamonds out of
mayonnaise jar full of diamonds". Did anyone say anything like that to you?
No, no, no, no. What I mentioned about mayonnaise jar was that regarding Sam Bockarie
to the OTP, "I saw a jar of mayonnaise taken from Sam Bockarie's pocket"? How could telling that get you in trouble?
show the Court the size of the mayonnaise jar, or bottle, of diamonds which Sam Bockarie took from his
diamonds in Kono that I saw them in mayonnaise jars, they took them from Kono and they took them to Sam
Not a mayonnaise jar. It was some kind of a bottle, you know, a bottle which was a size like
say that if now you are telling us you saw a mayonnaise jar full of diamonds taken out of his pocket in Voinjama? Why did you tell that lie?
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