blood diamond


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blood diamond

n.
A diamond that has been mined in an area undergoing a civil war or other internal conflict, the profits of which help finance the war or conflict. Also called conflict diamond.

blood diamond

n
a diamond sold to help finance a military campaign. Also called: conflict diamond
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Fischler described the KP's efforts to reduce blood diamond trade as "remarkable", but added, "That's not to say that everything cannot be made better and more efficient.
The 2006 Leonardo DiCaprio thriller Blood Diamond (1) brought the issue of conflict diamonds (2) to the awareness of the general public.
Making points without preaching, it's punchier than Leonardo DiCaprio's Blood Diamond.
Ethical investors may want to do their research first, to avoid inadvertently financing poor labour conditions and the infamous blood diamond trade.
We demand that De Beers be instructed to remove this offensive blood diamond display immediately.
Through news reports and the film Blood Diamond most people are aware of the trade in diamonds in order to support military conflict.
The actor, 44, starred alongside Leonardo Di Caprio in 2006 war film Blood Diamond among his many roles on the big screen.
So why did gorgeous Naomi Campbell allegedly accept a gift of a blood diamond from former Liberian president Charles Taylor?
The movie Blood Diamond portrays this plight by providing a graphic representation of the atrocities that occurred in Sierra Leone in the 1990s.
It started with campaigns encouraging consumers to buy non-conflict diamonds, popularized by the recent movie Blood Diamond.
A dark facet of diamonds has been illuminated in the film Blood Diamond starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Djimon Hounsou.
Cam - said to be dating Blood Diamond star Djimon Hounsou - was joined on her trip by Angels' co-star Drew Barrymore.