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Some diamond merchants have agreed not to buy diamonds from Sierra Leone and other countries where the proceeds may be used to wage war or commit acts of terrorism. But this is only one of several factors contributing to dramatic changes in the diamond industry. A panel talks about current issues in the international diamond business.
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- Rep. Tony Hall (D-Ohio)
- Matthew Runci president and CEO of Jewelers of America
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