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

Article 19 now:

"The parties greet that the basic civil and political liberties which are recognised by the Sierra Leone legal system and are contained in the declarations and principles on human rights adopted by the United Nations and the Organisation of African Unity, especially the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the African Charter on Human and People's Rights, shall be fully guaranteed and promoted within Sierra Leone society."

Why was that thought to be necessary?

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