Sen. Prince Johnson of Nimba has warned against the establishment of a war crimes court in Liberia.
Former Liberian warlord Mohammed Jabateh has received a 30-year jail sentence for lying about his role in the Liberian civil war while seeking asylum in the United States.
An alleged perpetrator of the July 30, 1990 massacre at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Monrovia has been sued in a U.S. court in Pennsylvania.
As debates continues over the implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s final report, especially on the prosecution of warlords and war actors through the establishment of a war crimes court, the presidential candidate of the Alternative National Congress, Alexander B. Cummings, Jr., has said he would avoid setting up a war crimes court.