The Diamond Industry and Human Rights

Participants talked about their investigative trip to Sierra Leone where they toured diamond mines to survey human rights abuses. They… read more

Participants talked about their investigative trip to Sierra Leone where they toured diamond mines to survey human rights abuses. They focused on the human abuses by military operations that are funded by diamond revenues. They showed a video from their trip that demonstrated the abuses. After their prepared remarks they answered questions from reporters. close

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The Diamond Industry and Human Rights

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Program ID:
154115-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
Congressional News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 10, 1999
Last Aired:
Dec 14, 1999

Airing Details

  • Dec 10, 1999 | 10:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 14, 1999 | 3:27am EST | C-SPAN 2
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