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

After the disarmament, the Bishop came to Makeni and he gave me - offered me ten bags of bulgur and some condiments and I told him that the white truck that belonged to them, I have it. But that since that was not the end of the war, I was going to hand it over to Issa. I presented and handed over the truck to Issa. And at that time Bishop gave I think 3 million leones to Issa for it to be given to me. He said because I have taken care of that property, and then you can have evidence from any other person that I gave them back their property. I did not steal it. I did not sell it to anyone. I took care of it and that was the truck I was using. It was - I was running it as transportation so that I could be able to take care of my family. Thank you.

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