In a telephone interview, Ambassador John Leigh emphasized the importance of locating the tribunal in country, so that Sierra Leoneans can witness justice being done. "The court will try those persons 'who bear the greatest responsibility' for war crimes and violations of international humanitarian law committed in Sierra Leone, with no limit on nationality. People will see the ringleaders of this brutality brought to justice."
It’s about the future of our children and the love for motherland
Our’s was a generation of tribalism, broken promises and disappointment. We were left with no choice but flee for our very survival.
Now that we have survived the very worst, it’s time to make a difference, and not to allow our descendants to ever go through what we saw in our lifetime.