Brian Ross Investigates: Blood Diamonds

Number 24980
Subject Human Rights
Source ABC News
State NY
Year 2010
Publication Date 04/22/2010
Summary The story investigated the charge that ex-Liberian President Charles Taylor used blood diamonds to pay for weapons in the way against the neighboring nation of Sierra Leone. The story ultimately forced fashion model Naomi Campbell to testify at Taylor's trial for receiving diamonds from Taylor during a visit to Nelson Mandela's home.
Category Contest Entry
Pages 42
Keywords Naomi Campbell; Sierra Leone; blood diamonds; human rights; Nelson Mandela; Liberia
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