Wallstrom applauds guilty verdict of Charles Taylor

Wallstrom applauds guilty verdict of Charles Taylor


Margot Wallström, the United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, applauded the guilty verdict brought down on Charles Taylor for crimes against humanity on 26 April.

An international war crimes tribunal at the Hague found the former Liberian president guilty of 11 counts of war crimes and crimes against humanity for his role in funding rebels in Sierra Leone. Three of the charges concerned sexual violence against hundreds of civilia...


This story is part of New Europe's Premium content.

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In from the ↑ Top of the Page ↑
new europe join now