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

When we were there we had taken our own room - we had taken somebody's house and transformed it into ours on the Guinea Highway. I too said let me go around to go and find food that we will be living on and when I went out and I saw people burning houses and I asked them, "Why are you burning this house" and they said, "It's an order" and I asked them where this order had come from and they said, "It's from the high command" and when I went there even my colleague soldiers were burning houses.

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