Boycott of Sierra Leone Diamond Trade NPR's Julie McCarthy reports that Britain is spearheading a move to get the U.N to boycott diamonds from Sierra Leone. Sales from these diamonds are subsidizing the rebel movement which has been responsible for the country's recent violence.

Boycott of Sierra Leone Diamond Trade

Boycott of Sierra Leone Diamond Trade

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NPR's Julie McCarthy reports that Britain is spearheading a move to get the U.N to boycott diamonds from Sierra Leone. Sales from these diamonds are subsidizing the rebel movement which has been responsible for the country's recent violence.