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Avishkumar Patel Prof. Powell BMGT 301 21 Oct, 2009 Blood Diamond Blood diamonds are diamonds that originate from areas controlled by forces or factions opposed to legitimate governments, and are used to fund military action in opposition to those governments, or in violence oppose of the decisions of the Security Council particularly in central and western Africa Rough diamond caches often been used by rebel (terror groups) forces to finance arms purchases and other illegal activities. Neighboring and other countries might be used as trading and transit of illegal diamonds. It’s very difficult to trace the diamond’s origin once they are brought to market, and once polished, they can no longer be identified. Governments and other non-governmental organizations like, diamond traders, financial institutions, arms manufacturers, social and educational institutions and other civil society institutions need to combine their efforts, demand the strict enforcement of sanctions and try to encourage real peace. Sierra Leone and Angola have heightened the international community's awareness of the need to cut off
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