The Hague - Liberia's ex-warlord Charles Taylor was on
Tuesday transferred from The Hague to a British prison to serve his 50-year
sentence for war crimes, the Special Court for Sierra Leone said.
"Charles Ghankay Taylor... was transferred today from
the Netherlands and the custody of the Special Court to the United Kingdom,
where he will serve the remainder of his 50-year sentence for war crimes and
crimes against humanity," the court's Freetown office said in a statement.