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Zimbabwe's mines still rife with abuse

MUTARE— Zimbabwe's diamonds are mined with rampant human rights abuses and yet are sold internationally despite Kimberley Process sanctions, charge activists.

India plays the middleman

SURAT — The world's diamond-polishing hub is a weak link in the fight to stop overlords from financing their armies with precious stones.

Still for sale in Belgium

ANTWERP — Antwerp’s role in the world diamond trade is crucial to the Belgian economy, accounting for 5 percent of the country’s total exports.
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