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

-- Henri Konan Bedie and - yes, the two of them were there. The President said, "I want the two of you to shake your hands." He said he wanted - he called them so they can shake their hands as brothers. Foday Sankoh refused. He refused to shake his hands with President Kabbah, which was very much embarrassing to all of - we who were there. The Foreign Minister told him if you fail to take instructions from my President, then don't expect further support from Cote d'Ivoire, he said, because this is his - Konan Bedie is the President of - His Excellency is the President of this country and he is the chief moral ground of the peace process, so all of us take instructions from him. But he refused. That was the time - that was the only time Kabbah went to Abidjan, before the signing of the accord.

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