Blood Diamonds

The Weapon of Wealth

What are blood diamonds?

A blood diamonds are diamonds mined in a war zone are sold; The profits/money goes to insurgents/rebels. These diamonds are found in Africa where more than 2/3 of the worlds diamonds are found. This gives rebels, insurgents, warlords, ect. wealth and power which benifits their war effort; This usually sways the war/fighting in their favor.

The Plan

To stop the sell of blood diamonds, there needs to be peace. The blood diamonds are being sold for war efforts, and if there is to be less war there can be more economic growth for the country. Peace is the key to solving the problem. Other Organizations are being formed to expand the sell of economic diamonds and less war related diamond sell.


Sources:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_diamond