Ibrahim Bah


Stories to watch on the international file: Maajid Nawaz, Ibrahim Bah, and Father Paolo Dall’Oglio

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Update on Ibrahim Bah, Charles Taylor’s gun and diamond runner

As reported here last week, Ibrahim Bah, the man who for years managed the transit of weapons from Liberia into Sierra Leone in exchange for blood diamonds, has been arrested in Freetown, Sierra Leone. Sierra Leonean authorities, according the the Freetown newspaper Awoko, have now confirmed he is in their custody.

Top gun runner for Charles Taylor arrested in Freetown

Ibrahim Bah acted as a liaison for the former Liberian dictator