A diamond in the rough

A decade after Angola’s devastating civil war ended, this African nation is rebuilding quickly and wants Israel to take an active role in the work.

LUANDA − We flew 600 kilometers into the heart of Angola’s savannah in order to visit a diamond mine, but we didn’t see a single diamond. A tough South African security officer, accompanied by two grim-looking female Nepalese guards, dogged our every step with increasing suspicion, as if we had come to steal diamonds. More…….


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