Liberia Emergency - as of 8 Apr 2003


Fighting between government forces and rebel groups in the war-torn West Africa country of Liberia has uprooted civilians sheltered in camps for internally displaced persons, Liberians in areas of the country that had previously avoided bloodshed, and refugees from neighboring countries. U.S. Committee for Refugees presents a map of Liberia that provides details about key locations in the emergency and summarizes recent events location by location.