What Are So Called “Blood Diamonds”?

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Diamonds are supposed to be symbols of elegance, love, and wealth around the world, however, for several African nations, they’ve been a reason to terrorize innocent civilians, a means to power, and have helped to finance the most brutal terrorists in the world. The cost of human life for the illegal diamond trade is documented to be in the millions. For the simple reason that they’re untraceable, easily concealed, and portable has contributed to the afflicted gains of corruption and smuggling. In this article we look further into so-called “Blood Diamonds”.

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