NPFL

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NPFLNational Patriotic Front of Liberia
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The National Patriotic Front of Liberia (NPFL) led by Charles Taylor led an uprising.
In September 1991, ULIMO launched Operation Jungle Fire and over the course of the preceding period, Taylor's National Patriotic Front of Liberia (NPFL) had lost territory (Aboagye 1999:102, 106; Olonisakin 2000:133).
According to the report, boys as young as 6 have been forced to fight in Taylor's National Patriotic Front of Liberia.
The National Patriotic Front of Liberia (NPLF), a rebel group led by Charles Taylor, soon had an ill-trained army of 10,000 men, and within weeks they controlled much of the countryside.
On three occasions, rebels in the National Patriotic Front of Liberia overran the plantation and stole equipment (including 126 vehicles in the last incident), grain, livestock, rubber products, shipping containers, and food stores.
At present, Buchanan and its environs are controlled by the West African peacekeeping force, ECOMOG, and one of the half dozen warring factions in Liberia, the National Patriotic Front of Liberia. ECOMOG polices the port, the center of town arid the road to the west, which leads to this capital, Monrovia.
Concerning President Weah's claims that the Ureys are killers, Telia challenges the president to bring the War Crimes Court that the opposition has been advocating for her, reminding him that sits next to defunct Independent National Patriotic Front of Liberia (INPFL) rebel leader, now Nimba County Senator Prince Yormie Johnson who hates call for War Crimes Court.
Jucontee Thomas Woewiyu, the once flamboyant spokesman of the National Patriotic Front of Liberia (NPFL), was found guilty on 11 charges including criminal immigration fraud and war crimes and could be spending the rest of his life in a federal prison in the United States.
1989 Charles Taylor returns to Liberia in 1989 as the head of a Libyan-backed resistance group, the National Patriotic Front of Liberia, to overthrow the Doe regime, initiating the First Liberian Civil War.
Today, except for the National Patriotic Front of Liberia faction, all of the warring factions have people who were once-upon-a-time members of the U.S.-trained national army.
Sando Johnson was a strong supporter of imprisoned former President Charles Ghankay Taylor who headed the rebel faction- National patriotic Front of Liberia (NPFL) that allegedly burned several towns and villages in Bomi, causing several deaths.
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