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Sierra Leone

Foday Saybana Sankoh

Date of Birth: 17 October 1937
Place of Birth: Masang Mayoso, Tonkolili District, northern Sierra Leone
Died: 29 July 2003


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The coup-makers

All have benefited from the huge expansion of the Sierra Leone Army in the early l990s a result of the civil war instigated in l99l by Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front...


Mystery militias

And the SLA has fought several battles with Corporal Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front (RUF)...


Sankoh sticks out

Back in the thick of things is Corporal Foday Sankoh leader of the Revolutionary United Front...


Sankoh signs up

Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front has been badly damaged with 'spontaneous demobilisations' in the east...


Rebel revival

The rebels of Corporal Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front have lost interest in Kabbah's peace overtures and are set to resume fighting when the rainy season ends...


Less funds for guns

Diplomats doubt that Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front (thought to have under 2 000 soldiers despite its claimed 6 000) can derail the government whether or not the ceasefire holds...


Naming of parts

They include: Hambros Bank's Defence Systems Limited which has operated in southern Africa for several years and has worked with the United Nations and other international agencies; Lonrho's Gurkha Security Group which has worked in southern Africa and Sierra Leone where it lost some men last year to Foday Sankoh's rebels...


Soldiers for sale

International Alert has been in close contact with Corporal Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front which wants EO out of Sierra Leone as a precondition for a ceasefire...


Not in charge, yet 

By mid- June after a long second round of negotiation the basis of a peace deal with Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front seemed settled...


Edging and hedging

President Ahmad Tejan Kabba is edging towards some form of agreement with Foday Sankoh's Revolutionary United Front following their talks at Yamoussoukro Côte d'Ivoire on 22-23 April...


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