August 2005
New Republic;8/22/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 8/9, p8
Focuses on former Liberian president Charles Taylor. Reports that Taylor has been indicted on seventeen counts of crimes against humanity at a United Nations sponsored court in Sierra Leone; Review of how Taylor has been living in exile in Calabar, Nigeria since 2003; Allegations that Taylor engineered an attempted assassination of the president of Guinea and has attempted to interfere with upcoming elections in Liberia; Discussion of Taylor's alliance with Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo; Review of how Obasanjo told U.S. reporters during a recent visit that he would not hand Taylor over to a court.


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