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Vol. 8, No. 38 Week of September 21, 2003
Providing coverage of Alaska and northern Canada's oil and gas industry


Premier Kakfwi apologizes to De Beers

Accused mining giant of peddling ‘blood diamonds’ from rebel groups

Gary Park

Petroleum News Calgary Correspondent

Northwest Territories Premier Stephen Kakfwi lashed out at diamond giant De Beers and paid a heavy price. In New York to promote the territories’ natural resource potential, he told reporters on Sept. 8 that De Beers is trafficking in “blood diamonds” from rebel groups to finance armed conflict and....

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