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

Well, civilians are afraid of guns, so for some civilians just when you point the guns at them they would be afraid. So in their own case - on their own part they did not have anything - no threat - any threat against us when we went on food finding missions and at any times when we went those who had guns, they did not shoot their guns at all. We would just take pebbles and send the pebbles on top of the houses and then those who held the guns would go around threatening the people so that we would be able to enter their houses.

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