Current Situation in Liberia
The committtee met to discuss the current political unrest and to consider U.S. policy towards Liberia. Members focused on the goal of creating a new policy that seeks to support the restoration of a civilian democratic government.
People in this video
- Herman J. Cohen Assistant Secretary Department of State->African Affairs
- Joyce Mends-Cole Counsel Human Rights Watch->Africa Watch
- Michael Posner Executive Director Lawyers Committee for Human Rights
- Howard Wolpe U.S. Representative [D] Michigan
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Conflict in Somalia
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Conflict Resolution in Africa
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