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What does LURD stand for?

LURD stands for Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy


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The peace accord signed in August between the warring factions--what remained of the Taylor regime and two rebel groups, Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy, LURD, and the Movement for Democracy in Liberia, MODEL--ushered in a two-year interim government headed by Gyude Bryant, a respected businessman and Episcopalian lay leader.
President Charles Taylor, in power since July 1997 through democratic elections, was forced to declare "a state of emergency" on 8 February as government forces repulsed a massive offensive by the Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy (LURID) rebels on the town of Klay, 22 miles north of Monrovia.
With him were George Dweh, the former secretary general of Liberians United for Reconciliation and Democracy (LURD), and Yahyah Nimely, former head of the Movement for Democracy in Liberia (MODEL).