Once a stone is cut, it's difficult to show where it came from, and it's possible an unscrupulous merchant might claim stones from a blood diamond
were in fact cut from certified non-conflict diamonds acquired legitimately.
This note will focus on the history of the blood diamond
trade in three African countries: Angola, Sierra Leone, and Zimbabwe.
From blood diamonds
to the Kimberley Process; how NGOs cleaned up the global diamond industry.
It is claimed he was so taken by her beauty that he gave her a gift of a huge blood diamond
explores the question of what is precious--diamonds, family, love, or life itself.
As Blood Diamond
portrays, during the 1990s diamond mines in Sierra Leone helped fund that nation's war and associated human misery.
Leonardo DiCaprio stars in Blood Diamond
, in cinemas from today
Also out at the cinema is Leonardo DiCaprio's latest venture, Blood Diamond
Leonardo DiCaprio's preparation for his latest movie Blood Diamond
Michael Sheen's Hollywood career is sparkling after landing a role alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in Blood Diamond
refers to diamond mined in a war zone and sold to finance an insurgency.
The unseen impacts of some areas of the jewellery industry were brought to a mass audience three years ago with the action film Blood Diamond