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

I feel uncomfortable with commenting on something that I can't remember I had knowledge of at the time. I think I pointed this out to your learned colleague at times; that I am really happy that we all have that high opinion about journalists and how much they follow things in detail, but just please remember that, you know, I was in charge of something like 35 countries and I think it would be highly pretentious to say that I have all the recollection of this detailed chronology at present on my mind. I haven't and so, as I said, I did not remember that detail. I wouldn't like to comment about how much it was reverberated in the press at the time.

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