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

But let us just deal with matters in sequence. Can we complete looking at this document; then we will move on, okay? Article 13 we have just looked at, the transformation of the RUF into a political party. Now Article 14:

"To consolidate the peace and promote the cause of national reconciliation, the Government of Sierra Leone shall ensure that no official or judicial action is taken against any member of the RUF in respect of anything done by them in pursuit of their objectives as members of that organisation up to the time of the signing of this agreement."

So this was an amnesty for the RUF combatants, yes?

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