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

It went on for about a month. Pretty close to a month. I was always in problems with them. Sometimes I will calm them down, I will call the commanders, we will talk and he will assure me he will calm the boys. And when they continued coming and I was - that I was in danger with them, because I was not armed any more and I didn't have the power I had, because I had disarmed myself previously voluntarily, so I had to inform the United Nations. I did that and the UN came in with a very good force and my house was fully protected. I had some artillery, war tanks, all surrounding my house to keep them at bay.

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