Naomi Campbell Tells War Crimes Court Was Given Diamonds

Naomi Campbell tells war crimes court was given diamonds

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - British supermodel Naomi Campbell, testifying at the war crimes trial of former Liberian President Charles Taylor, said on Thursday she had been given a pouch containing diamonds while in South Africa in 1997.

Senh: Naomi Campbell and war crimes. I was surprised to see those two together in a sentence, and had to feature it.

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