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

Let's try the next page, page 55, 00022964 at the top, please, middle paragraph:

"Zigzag stated that Charles Taylor gave the order to arrest Benjamin Yeaten in about 1992 and the reason for this order was that Charles Taylor's then chief of security Dopoe Menkarzon had instructed Anthony Menquenagbeh to carry a supply of arms and ammunition to the RUF in Sierra Leone and Benjamin Yeaten who was army division chief of staff based in Gbarnga and Lofa Highway intercepted this supply and distributed this supply of arms and ammunition to his commanders without the approval of Charles Taylor. The reason Benjamin Yeaten supplied for his action was that the enemies were coming closer to his territory and he would not allow the arms and ammunition to go to the RUF. When Benjamin Yeaten's actions were reported to Charles Taylor by" --

Keyboard shortcuts

j previous speech k next speech