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

One Man One, Kpelle Boy and others. Because, you know, they were disturbing us. Every now and then we were complaining, because they used to call us Sankoh recruits. Sankoh recruits. It was becoming too much for us because, whenever we went, they called us - the combatants who were going to the front line, you know, when these guys went to the front line they would fight, but they still called them recruits - Sankoh recruits - even though they were fighting. So that was too much for them, why they were being called recruits even when they were fighting. That was when the idea of the Black Gadaffa unit came up and it was formed.

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