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

No, initially when the war started in Sierra Leone some came with vehicles, some came with other things like radios and a lot of properties. They brought them from there. And even girlfriends of commanders, they were always in and out of Sierra Leone when they were bringing the looted items to Gbarnga. That was where the name Kuwait came from, because Kuwait is an oil country and it has money. So if you heard that somebody was coming out of Kuwait it meant that they were coming out of where there was money.

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