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CORRECTED: Hearings begin in landmark Liberia war-crimes trial
ATTENTION - CORRECTION: CORRECTS day to Tuesday in paras 11, 22 ///
Monrovia, Feb 23, 2021 (AFP) - A Finnish court began hearing witness testimony in Liberia's capital Monrovia on Tuesday, as part of a first-of-its-kind war-crimes trial in the country.
The court is sitting in the West African state for a case against Gibril Massaquoi, a former senior member of the Revolutionary United Front (RUF), a Sierra Leone rebel group th ...