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

Well, the objective was people who signed to this contract will go to Gbarnga and have a commando training for four weeks and after the four weeks they would go to Sierra Leone and fight. This was their objective. We that refused to sign this particular - to go on this particular mission, we were subjected to constant - when I say constant, it was basically a daily intimidation. They will come to you, they will provoke a system that you will be arrested and when you are arrested sometimes we don't see people that were arrested. You could never see them. They will force people in their house, they will force people anywhere and take them to Sierra Leone to fight.

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