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Friday, April 27th

Charles Taylor of Liberia found guilty of war crimes "The International Criminal Court has reached a verdict in the trial of the former warlord-turned-president, Charles Taylor. The court found him guilty of eleven counts of aiding and abetting war crimes... It's a historic moment in the annals of international justice: the first time since Nuremberg that a head of state has been indicted for war crimes."

New Yorker