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

Yes, there were some abuses. One or two notable cases that I can refer to that finally reached us a little later, these, some of these Special Forces, like I say, were actually out of hand. They were taking matters in their own hands. They were beating civilians and in fact one of the Special Forces that got executed was, he executed one or two civilians. We arrested him, court-martialled him. He was found guilty and he was executed for killing those civilians. So I will admit there were some abuses creeping up, but as they came we dealt with it.

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