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Profiting from Zimbabwe diamonds


Zimbabwe's population live in abject poverty and disease. Yet people at the very top are creaming off billions of pounds through the illegal sale of the country's diamonds. In an exclusive report from Zimbabwe, World Affairs Editor John Simpson goes on the trail of the country's illegal diamonds.

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