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Liberia

Charles McArthur Ghankay Taylor

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


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Kabbah's cabal

The British-based Mano River Resources (close to Liberian President Charles Taylor's political circle in Monrovia) has resumed exploration in Kono District and talks of turning a new kimberlite discovery into the country's first modern hard-rock diamond mine...


Unstable

But relations between Conté and Liberian President Charles Taylor are almost on a war footing...


Rebels without a plan

A queue of enemies is closing in on President Charles Taylor who is trying to see them off with fire-power and politics...


UN gumshoes in Taylorland

President Charles Taylor expecting United Nations sanctions against Liberia to be extended despatched his skillful Foreign Minister Monie Captan to New York in late April to lobby the Security Council...


Murder in Yendi

After Rawlings' second coup in 1981 Sulemana was employed as security chief by Charles Taylor then fighting a bush war in Liberia now that country's President...


Heading for the door

On 27 February King Mohammed VI's discreet diplomats brought together Presidents Kabbah Liberia's Charles Taylor and Guinea's Lansana Conté (AC Vol 43 No 5) for talks which ended fairly cordially...


Whose best friend?

Mano hopes to repeat its success in Liberia where it has found kimberlites using new techniques in a similarly underexplored area (and enjoys close ties to President Charles Taylor)...


African energy

He has brokered peace efforts in Chad and Central African Republic and the chance of acceptability in Western drawing rooms may yet persuade him to drop Liberian President Charles Taylor...


New rebels, new danger

Both sides want to play up the recent rebel offensive against President Charles Taylor's regime...


Rebels versus rebels

After more fighting in north-western Liberia in August 1999 a character calling himself 'Mosquito Spray' rang the BBC to denounce President Charles Taylor...

A decade ago Charles Taylor in warlord mode was saying something fairly similar...


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