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A Closer Look (A Decade of War) #194690

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 29, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The decade of war in Sierra Leone introduced.

(No location given: Martha Raddatz) The photographs of the atrocities in Sierra Leone taken by the anti-government rebels performing them featured; photos shown of war crimes in progress. [State Department war crimes office Pierre PROSPER - says it was rebel policy to take the photographs of the actions taking place.] [Journalist Sebastian JUNGER - says the man known as "The Elder" had been traumatized and decided to escape with the photos.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The hopes that the photos can be used to convict the rebel commanders of war crimes noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Raddatz, Martha

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