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South Africa wants UK to return diamond valued at R$2 billion

posted on 09/20/2022 10:41 (Credit: Playback/YouTube) Following the death of Queen Elizabeth II, South African activists started a petition for the Great Star of Africa, or Cullinan I, diamond to be returned to South Africa. The gemstone, whose British possession is controversial, is on the Queen’s scepter and is an …

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South Africa petitions UK to return rare diamond

Disclosure Cullinan Diamond I: Gemstone was mined in 1905 from South Africa After the death of the Queen of the United Kingdom, the people of South Africa are increasingly expressing dissatisfaction with the fact that the British took the largest cut diamond ever found, the Great Star of Africa. ) …

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