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Liberia

Charles McArthur Ghankay Taylor

Date of Birth: 28 January 1948
Place of Birth: Arthington


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Jammeh rejection

Jammeh's links with Liberia's exiled warlord Charles Taylor did him little good...


Peace, or else

But with the war in Côte d'Ivoire by no means over unemployed ex-fighters will be tempted to re-enlist and ex-President Charles Taylor exiled in Calabar keeps in touch...


The truth of the matter

Meanwhile Liberian leader Charles Taylor remains safely in Calabar Nigeria resisting the Court's efforts to bring him to Freetown...


No peace without justice

Former military leader Johnny Paul Koroma who forged a deadly alliance with the RUF that led to the rebels overrunning Freetown in 1997 is now on the run and the rebels' main backer Liberian former President Charles Taylor is living in exile in Calabar Nigeria...


Liberating the liberator

Their fate is the subject of intense speculation with conspiracy theories ranging from links to Western intelligence plots in Sudan commercial rivalry between SA security companies the abduction of Liberian ex-President Charles Taylor wanted on war crimes from Nigeria a planned second assault by Chilean mercenaries and machinations by a major Western oil company...


Season of hate

Diplomats in Abidjan say a travel ban on top officials of Gbagbo's FPI is under consideration similar to the restrictions imposed on former President Charles Taylor's government in neighbouring Liberia...


Silencing the guns

The first efforts at demobilisation in December went badly wrong firefights ensued and many of ex-President Charles Taylor's fighters attacked UNMIL positions...

There are also concerns about the cohesion of the group once dominated by Charles Taylor not to mention its level of commitment to the peace process...


Peace deals and petro-wealth

Obasanjo will talk up his foreign policy role promoting peace in Liberia (expect the hand-over of ex-President Charles Taylor) and as regional gendarme (and predator) in Equatorial Guinea Guinea Bissau and São Tomé e Príncipe...

The UN Special Court is struggling: rebel kingpins Foday Sankoh and Sam Bockarie died last year and the Court's main target Charles Taylor is for now out of reach in Calabar Nigeria...


Taylor's shadow

Fingers are pointing at ousted President Charles Ghankay Taylor now exiled in south-eastern Nigeria who in 1989 launched seven years of civil war by bringing a guerrilla band into Nimba across the border from Côte d'Ivoire...


Le grand retour

The cargo hailed from Kinshasa in contravention of UN weapons sanctions and was destined for Charles Taylor a few days before he fled into exile...


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