The next boycott target - Israeli blood diamonds - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • You ain't seen nothing yet
    • 05.09.10 | 12:56 (IDT)

    While the consumer boycott campaign has to-date been mainly focused on agricultural products and cosmetics there is a growing campaign to boycott Israeli diamonds, which account for over 30% of Israel's exports. The fact that diamonds which fund war crimes in Africa are classed as blood diamonds but diamonds that fund war crimes in Gaza are embellished with the title "conflict free" is a matter that the jewellery trade and the Kimberley Process will have to grapple with. Consumers will refuse to buy Israeli blood diamonds

    from the article: Anti-Israel economic boycotts are gaining speed
    First published 01:19 05.09.10 | Last updated 01:19 05.09.10
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