To stem trade in ‘conflict diamonds,’ UN Assembly urges action on certification plan
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Author: UN News Centre
In a continuing bid to break the link between the illegal trade of rough diamonds and armed conflict, the United Nations General Assembly today urged countries to finalize an international certification scheme for the valuable gems and to implement the plan as quickly as possible.
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