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

I am following up on a line of questioning that the Defence counsel chose to pursue and the witness answered as to why she declined to comment on something, and her state of mind in relation to this accused may be relevant, very relevant, to issues that your Honours have to determine, and that is the credibility of the evidence before you.

So it is the Defence who went into this. As to her declining to comment, she indicated in response, "I did on the basis I said before." I'm simply following up with her what that is, and I believe that the Prosecution is entitled to do that.

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