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

Mr Bangura, I sit here as one of the judges on this Bench utterly confused at this procedure that counsel have chosen to adopt where the Bench has no reference, we're not looking at these statements, neither does the witness and the two of you are not even agreed on the version that you're reading. I just wonder where that leaves the record as far as this witness's credibility is concerned. You are saying that you're trying to re-examine this witness, but honestly speaking this really leaves a lot to be desired with the Bench not having access to these statements that you're reading out to the witness, the witness himself not having access and the two of you not agreeing on the text. I sit here and I'm just keeping quiet wondering what to make of the whole of the last three pages of this record really. An improvement has to be done.

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