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

Yes, your Honour, I have waited patiently to see the direction my learned friend was going. Your Honours, I just wish to point out that the document on which counsel is cross-examining the witness is a document inter-office memorandum which comes from Naeem Ahmed, Deputy Chief of WVS. We understand the organs of the Court and WVS is a unit which is set up to take care of the welfare of witnesses, which includes their expenses in court, in attending on the Court when they are called upon and we understand this unit to be responsible for serving not only prosecution witnesses but defence witnesses as well. I just wish to draw my learned friend's attention to the fact that these are not payments which were made by the Prosecution, but by WVS.

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