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Charles McArthur Ghankay Taylor
Liberia

Charles McArthur Ghankay Taylor

Date of Birth: 28/01/1948
Place of Birth: Arthington


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Ellen's followers

Former President Charles Taylor, who is serving a life sentence in the UK after conviction of crimes against humanity by the Special Court for Sierra Leone, has past links to Tyler, his former wife and current Senator, Jewel Howard-Taylor, Charles Brumskine (a lawyer and close advisor of Taylor's) and Benoni Urey, a candidate who may stand a reasonable chance in a possible run-off against either Boakai or Weah...


Death on the beach

A close confidant of ex-President and now convicted war criminal Charles Taylor, Woewiyu was detained in the USA in 2014 on charges relating to his citizenship application, including failing to disclose his affiliation to Taylor...


The General's last days

Diendéré also holds the secrets of Compaoré's relations with Libya's late Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi and Liberia's gaoled ex-President Charles Taylor...


Ellen calls the shots

Links with former President and warlord Charles Taylor have proven damaging for Urey's international image...


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Stephen Ellis, 1953-2015

Factional leaders such as Charles Taylor cynically partook on a perversion of this last atrocity to gain legitimacy and broad support in the now corrupted Liberian society...

Earlier, Stephen was an expert witness at the opening of the trial of former President Charles Taylor at the Special Court for Sierra Leone at the Hague in January 2008...

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The warning from Ouagadougou

France, which had protected him from prosecution over his close ties with convicted war criminal Charles Taylor and the bloody insurgencies in Liberia and Sierra Leone, was reluctantly looking for a new regional ally...


Koroma sacks top aide

We reported last September that Ibrahim Bah, the former warlord who worked with Liberian ex-President Charles Taylor and was under United Nations' sanctions, had brokered an introduction for France's MagForce International to Konteh, then Trade Minister (AC Vol 54 No 18, Bah reveals official links)...


The men to follow Ellen

No such issues afflict Benoni Urey, who until December was subject to a United Nations' travel ban and assets freeze because of his past relationship with former President and now convicted war criminal Charles Taylor (AC Vol 43 No 9, UN gumshoes in Taylorland)...


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