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

They only scattered the documents. Most were scattered about. Some civilians - I mean we were able to recover some documents, some of the diaries later, because normally we never throw away any diary. When the diary is finished we hand it over to the I Branch writer for safekeeping. He makes an entry and keeps it. So when the Kamajors came they raided our offices and threw out all documents, but it was during the dry season and so the documents were dry. So when we were asked by the ECOMOG to resume duties, we cleaned our stations and gathered some of the documents. It was then that we found this diary as one of those diaries.

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