RUF Asks UN for Access to Imprisoned Leaders

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(Rapaport…August 20, 2001) The Revolutionary United Front (RUF) issued a letter to the UN asking for access to leaders imprisoned by the Sierra Leone government, including rebel leader Foday Sankoh. The letter also expressed concern about their safety.

“We have been persistently asking that they release our brothers in the interests of peace and reconciliation,” RUF spokesman Gibril Massaquoi told Voice of America.

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