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

We felt that at that point that there and then the peace process had collapsed and that we - it was time for us to say goodbye to Foday Sankoh in whatever way. So as I mentioned earlier, we met and we concluded that he would be stripped of his leadership role in the AFRC. So, of course, Palmer was not in Abidjan, so I had to go to Danane to inform Palmer about it. I went to Danane and informed Palmer about it. I said since you are a military personnel, we can use you to talk to your men on the ground - talk to Mosquito and others on the ground to have this leadership - change of leadership effected. So Palmer came to Abidjan. We made the arrangements. He came on the 12th. We made the arrangements 13th, 14th, 15th. I organised the press conference that I referred to earlier on with AFP and Ivoire Soir.

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