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Liberia

Charles McArthur Ghankay Taylor

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


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Doing good, not doing well

Troops were sent by Nigeria's own army junta wary of Freetown's new rulers and their allies such as Liberia's Charles Ghankay Taylor and Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaoré...


Rumours and plots

The letter argued that Bryant should be given credit for holding the country together after the removal of warlord President Charles Ghankay Taylor and for holding free elections...


Justice at a price

The centrepiece is the trial of Liberia's ex-President Charles Ghankay Taylor under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Special Court but at the premises of the International Criminal Court in the Hague - for security reasons given Taylor's ability to stir up fear and instability in Sierra Leone even from behind bars...


The Gadaffi caravan moves on

Only in Freetown did the opposition politician Charles Margai call for El Gadaffi to be refused entry because of his funding for Liberia's Charles Taylor and the Revolutionary United Front which massacred and mutilated tens of thousands of Sierra Leoneans...


Post-war hopes hit trouble

TAKING CARE OF TAYLOR Britain has also offered to accommodate Liberian warlord Charles Taylor should he be found guilty at the end of his trial at the Special Court for Sierra Leone at the Hague...


From Blair to Brown

Nor did Blair have anything to say about Gadaffi's training and sponsorship of Charles Taylor's National Patriotic Front of Liberia and Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front which rampaged across Sierra Leone committing atrocities and smuggling out diamonds to Libya and other northerly destinations...


Under new management

Senegal's President Abdoulaye Wade was busy with his election campaign so Nigeria's President Olusegun Obasanjo suggested a mediator - Nigerian ex-President Ibrahim Babangida with whom Conté shared a common enemy the Liberian warlord Charles Taylor...


Referee in a tug-of-war

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Edwin Snowe erstwhile son-in-law of the warlord-President Charles Taylor was also forced from office...

Snowe and other supporters of Charles Taylor whose war-crimes trial in the Hague reopens in April work hard to undermine the government...


Hinga's death hits home

Sam Bockarie Sankoh's psychopathic field commander was murdered in Liberia the same year reportedly by then-President Charles Ghankay Taylor's men...


Snowe white-out

Snowe is warlord and ex-President Charles Taylor's son-in-law and has helped to block laws proposed by the government...


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