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An international war crimes court will pass judgement on warlord-turned-Liberian president Charles Taylor, who is accused of sponsoring rebels responsible for atrocities during Sierra Leone's brutal civil war in return for so-called blood diamonds.
Human Rights Watch says the trials represents a break from the past.
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The former Liberian president Charles Taylor was today found guilty of 'aiding and abetting' war crimes during Sierra Leone's civil war
The former Prime Minister Tony Blair has told ITV News that the UK played a strong role in freeing the country from 'gangster and thugs'