Monrovia, Liberia - Republic of
US MARINES ARRIVE BY HELICOPTER AT EMBASSY IN MONROVIA.
Armed U.S. Marines, part of a 20-member team, in flak jackets and
helmets, leave a helicopter at the heavily-fortified U.S. embassy in
the coastal capital Monrovia, July 7, 2003. The first group of a
humanitarian survey team flew into Liberia to look at how best to bring
stability to the broken West African country as President Charles
Taylor prepares for foreign exile. REUTERS/Luc Gnago