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

Yes, sir. We have been beaten. They were melting - the food they came with inside those plastic - those rubber plates, after we have eaten it - they were forcing them to eat. One of the spoon - no, it was not that day, but they were melting - after we ate it they melt that plastic on us. You know, they would light it while they stood on top of this door like - they have to melt this plastic on us while they were beating us. So when the person named number 3 on this list in front of me came that night and asked who is ready to join him to escape, so I asked him to open my gate, or the door. He did.

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