U.S. Forces in Liberia Likely President Bush considers sending U.S. troops to Liberia to help enforce a cease-fire between rebel forces and President Charles Taylor. U.S. military planners prepare for the possible deployment of American forces. Several Defense Department officials suggest a U.S. intervention will likely occur. NPR's Tom Gjelten reports.
NPR logo

Bush Weighs U.S. Intervention in Liberia

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1319808/1319809" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Bush Weighs U.S. Intervention in Liberia

Bush Weighs U.S. Intervention in Liberia

Bush Weighs U.S. Intervention in Liberia

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1319808/1319809" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

President Bush considers sending U.S. troops to Liberia to help enforce a cease-fire between rebel forces and President Charles Taylor. U.S. military planners prepare for the possible deployment of American forces. Several Defense Department officials suggest a U.S. intervention will likely occur. NPR's Tom Gjelten reports.