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Vol 38 No 25

Published 19th December 1997


Liberia

Dokie's death

Who killed the former Deputy Speaker of Liberia's Transitional Assembly, Samuel Dokie, and his three travelling companions? The investigation into their murder and apparent torture (their bodies were found bound and half burnt on 30 November) is the first major human rights test for President Charles Taylor's National Patriotic Party government.

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