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

I myself sitting down here, I am talking for God, not for anybody. When we arrived in Kono they were shooting civilians and it angered me but I couldn't speak. I used to see them capture civilians, looting property, asking them to carry them. They were capturing kids, boys and girls. I saw that in Kono. If they asked you to carry load, if you said you were unable they would shoot you and give it to somebody else to carry.

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