Friday, August 20, 2004

Liberia: disarmament, a year later

The headline in Monrovia's The News says it all. 65,000 Fighters Disarmed, 20,000 Weapons, 5 Million Ammunition Collected.

According to the story, Ambassador Jacques Klein, head of the UN Mission in Liberia, delivered those statistics yesterday at a special session of the Transitional Legislative Assembly, marking the anniversary of the signing of the Comprehensive Peace Accord in Accra last year.

Post from a year ago...
  • Liberia: they have a deal!