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

Food. We bought large amounts of rice for the NPFL, and some would be assigned to the presidency. So it's very hard to attach a figure, depending on what - we bought items in bulk from across the border in la Cote d'Ivoire. When it comes, it would be divided with the men in the field. Officials of government would be sent food like rice, salt, sugar, oil for cooking. So it's very hard to put an amount, but ministers would get it. It was like a - you know, it's a revolution and so when things come, people didn't just: Here is your salary; go and buy. So it's very hard to attach a dollar figure. But the presidency, the Vice-President all received supplies.

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