July 22 2003

No sign of peace in Monrovia

22/07/2003 - Heavy fighting flared up anew at the weekend in Monrovia between Liberian president Charles Taylor's government troops and the LURD rebels. The number of people to have sought refuge on SOS Children's Village land has gone back up to around 6,000.

No end in sight for the crisis, but in relative safety in SOS Children's Village Monrovia - Photo: SOS Archives

The function of buildings has been changed to accommodate everyone - Photo: SOS Archives