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

To go to the training base, nobody sent me. I myself - because of the harassment, I myself decided to become an RUF. Because if I escape to go to my country, to my people, they would say I am rebel. They would kill me. If I stayed there, I wouldn't have a free movement, so I decided to be part of the organisation, because they had said they came to free us. Yes, that was the reason I joined by myself.

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