TITLE

Double Take

AUTHOR(S)
Lizza
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;11/19/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 21, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers observations on the political support for Liberian dictator Charles Taylor, who has established ties with terrorist organization Al Qaeda, by conservative televangelist Pat Robertson, lawyer Lester Hyman and others. Connection between Al Qaeda funding and diamond smuggling activities of the Revolutionary United Front, which is headed by Taylor; Public support for Taylor by various U.S. officials, including Jesse Jackson, Robertson and Hyman, who is chairman of the Liberian International Ship and Corporate Registry.
ACCESSION #
5504766

 

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