Monrovia, Liberia - Republic of
CONVOY FROM THE INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE OF RED CROSS ROLLS INTO REBEL
TERRITORY IN MONROVIA, LIBERIA....
A convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and Medecins
San Frontieres rolled into rebel territory, August 8, 2003, the first
time aid workers have been able to cross the frontline since fighting
erupted last month.The aid workers aimed to evacuate any war-wounded
needing major surgery, and bring medicines to isolated clinics. The
convoy was escorted by rebels through their pockmarked terrain.