FILE In this June 11, 1997 photo, a Revolutionary United Front (RUF) rebel soldier lies dead on the side of the road after being killed in a clash with Nigerian ECOMOG soldiers next to the Nigerian ... more 
FILE In this June 11, 1997 photo, a Revolutionary United Front (RUF) rebel soldier lies dead on the side of the road after being killed in a clash with Nigerian ECOMOG soldiers next to the Nigerian base at the Lungi airport north of Freetown. On Thursday, April 26, 2012, judges at an international war crimes court will pass judgment on warlord-turned-Liberian president Charles Taylor, who is accused of sponsoring rebels responsible for untold atrocities during Sierra Leone's brutal civil war in return for so-called blood diamonds. The historic verdicts at the Special Court for Sierra Leone will mark the first time an international tribunal has reached judgment in the trial of a former head of state since Nuremberg.(AP Photo/Enric Marti, FILE) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Enric Marti, FILE
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