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

He is - he was one of those Liberians who received training in Libya before 1989 and who was a core member of the NPFL and clearly a confidante of Mr Taylor, who later became President Taylor. Under President Taylor's administration he became director of the state of the special security service, the SSS, and, yes, was one of his senior security officials. I mentioned in my testimony, or in my responses to Mr Munyard in cross-examination, I mentioned the disappearance - well, the murder - in December 1997 of one Sam Dokie. I believe he was last seen alive in the custody of Benjamin Yeaten and, although there was some sort of court case taken, it went - it finished inconclusively and I think the assumption has to be that the murder of Sam Dokie that the person who appears to be primarily responsible was this same Benjamin Yeaten.

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