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B. 2015-05-26 Boko Haram kills at least 43 people in the town of Gubio Gubio, Borno, Northern Nigeria
C. 2015-03-20 Bodies found in Boko Haram town Damasak, Northern Nigeria
3. 2014-11-20 Boko Haram kills about 45 people in attack on Nigerian village Azaya Kura, Borno, Nigeria
4. 2013-09-26 Charles Taylor: conviction, sentence upheld Hague
5. 2013-05-18 Massacre suspect held in Ivory Coast Ivory Coast
G. 2013-02-01 UN alarm at Mali army abuse claim Mali
H. 2012-10-31 Nigerian army accused of abuses Nigeria
8. 2012-05-30 Taylor gets 50 years for war crimes Hague
2012-04-26 Charles Taylor aided S Leone war crimes Netherlands

UN presses Ouattara over massacre   Ivory Coast: The UN secretary general has urged internationally-backed president to investigate hundreds of deaths blamed partly on his supporters   Taylor 'gave diamonds to model'
  Boko Haram kills at least 43 people in the town of Gubio Map of Gubio Borno Nigeria  Northern Nigeria: The attack, which a military source said involved a convoy of around 50 Boko Haram members storming Gubio, lasted for around five hours   Bodies found in Boko Haram town   Northern Nigeria: At least 70 bodies have been found dumped outside the town of Damasak in north-eastern Nigeria, after it was recaptured from militants   Boko Haram kills about 45 people in attack on Nigerian village   The leader of a vigilante fighter group in Nigeria says Boko Haram militants have killed about 45 people in an attack on a villag   Charles Taylor: conviction, sentence upheld   Hague: An international court in the Netherlands ruled to uphold the 50-year sentence handed down last year to Liberia's former president Massacre suspect held in Ivory Coast  The authorities have arrested Amade Oueremi, a militia leader suspected of a role in one of the worst massacres during 2011 post-election vi... UN alarm at Mali army abuse claim   The UN anti-genocide envoy says he is 'deeply disturbed' by reports of reprisal attacks by Malian troops as they retake control of the north Nigerian army accused of abuses Taylor gets 50 years for war crimes. Hague   Charles Taylor aided S Leone war crimes

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   Netherlands: International judges have found former Liberian leader Charles Taylor guilty of aiding and abetting war crimes during the Sierra Leone civil war
 Taylor, 64, was accused of backing rebels who killed tens of thousands of people in Sierra Leone's 1991-2002 civil war

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  UN Tribunal: Ex-Liberian President gave Naomi Campbell diamonds after a 1997 dinner in South Africa, the supermodel's former agent has told war-crimes trial

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  Nigeria: The commander of the operation against the militant group: Islamic sect leader Mohammed Yusuf was alive when he was captured
Jul.14   Taylor refutes 'malicious' accusations
  UN Tribunal: Former Liberian President expressed his incredulity at the testimony against him at his war crimes trial, saying 'there is no way' he is guilty
Feb.25 S Leone trio guilty of war crimes. Sierra Leone Feb.16 Tamil Tigers 'target civilians'. Sri Lanka

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Jan.8 Horror recounted at Taylor trial  UN Tribunal: A Sierra Leone clergyman brought the horrors of his country's civil war to a courtroom, becoming the first survivor of the carnage to testif... Jan.7 Taylor war crimes trial resumes
  UN Tribunal: The war crimes trial of former Liberian President resumed at the Hague, 6 months after he boycotted the opening session

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Dec.6 Mass graves found. Liberia Jul.20 UN probes 'abuse'
  Ivory Coast: The United Nations is investigating allegations of widespread sexual abuse and exploitation by peacekeepers Jul.19 First S Leone war crime sentences. Sierra Leone Jun.20 First S Leone war crimes verdicts  Sierra Leone: Three men have been convicted of war crimes and crimes against humanity during decade-long war Jun.4 Taylor boycotts 'charade' trial  UN Tribunal: Former Liberian President Charles Taylor is calling war crimes trial in The Hague a 'charade' in a letter read by his lawyer who later walked out Jan.17 Militants free Italian   Nigeria Delta: The militants have released an oil worker seized last month from a terminal in the Niger Delta

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Apr.3 Taylor appears in war crimes case
  Sierra Leone: Former Liberian President is making his first appearance at the UN-backed special war crimes court

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Nov.11 U.N. sends 'signal' to Taylor  Liberia: U.N. peacekeepers now have the authority to arrest former President and transfer him to Sierra Leone for trial

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Mar.9   War crimes tribunal opens  Sierra Leone: A ceremony attended by the president and UN officials. The court doesn't have the Liberia's ex-president Charles

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Jun.4 Arrest warrant for President Taylor
  Liberia: Liberian President has been indicted for war crimes by a United Nations-backed court Mar.9 French confirm Ivory Coast killings  French troops have found evidence of extensive killings in the town of Bangolo

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Dec.6   Mass grave found  Ivory Coast: French troops have discovered a mass grave in rebel-held territory in the central region of the country

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