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

And then after you gave your statement you were asked some questions, which begins on page 263. The Bishop began by thanking you and explaining that we want to know the truth and then questions began. And the Bishop asked you which of the groups you belonged to. He asked you which groups existed and you said Special Forces, vanguards and junior commanders. And then he asked which group you belonged to and you said vanguards. And then the Bishop asked were you involved in fighting, looting, killing or destroying properties in any way? And you answered: "I never went to the warfront. I took up an assignment. 28 lives were killed among themselves."

Mr Witness, that's not true that you never went to the warfront, is it?

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