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

They tried to enquire. First of all, they were very polite in their questions to me. Some things I cannot remember two or three times. They asked me if I was aware that there was a Court in Liberia - in Sierra Leone to try the President of Liberia and I said, "Yes, I am aware", and said, "Well?" One question that came first was if I am aware that Sam Bockarie was killed in Liberia and that, "We were hearing that you were around during his killing", and I explained exactly what I had explained to the Court: That I was in the village where he was taken and they were leaving, they passed my village and they returned. So they kept coming, they kept coming at different times, finding out different things from me. That is how they approached me.

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