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DIAMONDS, SIERRA LEONE, A WAR CRIMINAL AND A SUPERMODEL: A BACKGROUND

Global Witness’ Background briefing on the trial of Charles Taylor at which Naomi Campbell will testify What happened in Sierra Leone? In 1991, rebels of the Revolutionary United Front (RUF) attacked Sierra Leone from Liberia, backed by Charles Taylor, a warlord who later became Liberia’s president. The human cost of the conflict in Sierra Leone… Keep Reading

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