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

"...were fighting alongside the rebels in contravention of international law. The Government of Liberia subsequently issued a statement expressing disappointment and indignation at the allegations against it, reiterating that it was not providing support to the rebels and demanding concrete proof of the allegations. The Government of Liberia further asserted that the current and former governments of Sierra Leone had employed Liberian mercenaries, which tended to destabilise the sub-region."

And again, Mr Taylor, we know from that statement made by President Kabbah to the TRC in Sierra Leone that that was in fact the case.

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