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

In a few different contexts. One of them were, as I mentioned previously, the RUF who joined or who were integrated into Liberian pro-government factions after commander Sam Bockarie fell out with Foday Sankoh in December 1999. Prior to that, they were - the RUF factions based in Kailahun District were also involved in responding to the April 1999 fighting in Lofa County, which is commonly known as the Mosquito Spray operation, and then these cross-border attacks into Guinea in September 2000 and through March 2001 which appeared - which clearly appeared in my research to be a joint and co-ordinated effort to punish Guinea for the support that they were rendering to the Liberian rebels.

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