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The American who prosecuted a notorious African war criminal for a decade.
When Child Soldiers Grow Up
A generation of girls fought in Liberia’s brutal wars. What they tell their own children about the past will inform the country’s future.
Ghana’s Man of the People?
John Dramani Mahama inherited a presidency. Now he hopes to win it outright.
Paging Dr. Nahim
Sierra Leone is trying to heal its wounds in the aftermath of one of Africa’s most brutal civil wars—but there’s only one psychiatrist around to treat the nation’s trauma.
Life After A Warlord
As Charles Taylor awaits sentencing, his ex-wife and Liberia are quietly moving on.