U.S. President Donald J. Trump’s administration has announced it is requiring visa applicants from Liberia and other countries of high overstay rate to pay up to US$15,000 as a bond fee.
The U.S. State Department 2018 Human Rights Report has been released, uncovering several human rights violations in Liberia.
The United States Congress has received a resolutionÂ calling for the full implementation of the Truth and Reconciliation Commissionâ€™s recommendations, including the establishment of an extraordinary criminal tribunal for Liberia.
Some of the Nimba prisoners granted clemency on Dec. 31 by President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf are said to be in extremely poor health.
A Margibi public defender has expressed alarm over the crowded nature of the Kakata Central Prison.