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

Mr Taylor, I want to use these two pages as an example to show how correspondent banks are used to transfer money. And these are two pages from the web page of the Association for the Legal Defence of Charles G Taylor. The pages are entitled at the top "How to Help". And we see - for example, we see there are several financial institutions listed on these two pages, six in total. But let's just look at the first page. We have Citibank listed and it has a telex and a swift code, but it states "for credit to Echo Bank" with an account number. For credit to an account number for the Association for the Legal Defence of Charles Taylor.

So just so we understand how this would work, would you agree with me, Mr Taylor, that someone who wanted to give money to this association would send it - could send it to Citibank following these instructions and then from Citibank it would be transferred into the account at Echo Bank the account number given for the Association for the Legal Defence of Charles Taylor?

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