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

When we got to the Nongowa - before we went to the Nongowa crossing point, Mr Ambassador Jabbie made sure that he got some rice. He got about 20 bags of rice for them, for the combatants. He bought them 1 million Guinea francs worth of medicines, essential drugs. He bought clothes for the senior officers, senior officers Mosquito, Issa, Morris Kallon and Peter Vandi. He bought clothes for them. A suit each and a pair of shoes, he bought it for them. All was to encourage them to accept our new position, for them to take the leadership and in order to bring the peace process back on track.

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