The accord, to be signed on 24 July in Benin, came after a week of negotiations sponsored by the United Nations and Organisation of African Unity. An OAU mediator, Canaan Banana, former president of Zimbabwe, congratulated the parties on a 'victory over the forces of insanity'.
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Geneva (AP) - Liberia's warring factions reached agreement yesterday on a peace package, including a ceasefire, an interim government and free elections.