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

Well, it's only now that I have understood that the Prosecution, this part of this court, they did not pay me with money. I can say it here, the truth. Although it's quite a long time now, I did not calculate the money that I was given, but sometimes they would give me money. They say this is your transport fare to come to Freetown. Sometimes 15,000. They did not say that was salary for month. That was not money. Or when you give somebody 10,000 for doing a job, what can that do for anybody? Is that even enough for feeding? No, it's just like your court here, they gave me that, but they did not tell me this is your pay, no.

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