RAPAPORT… Zimbabwe’s River Ranch (diamond mine) advisor George Smith tells Voice of America radio that despite press reports saying a meeting took place between the mine and industry officials, River Ranch was not summoned to a meeting by the Kimberley Process (KP.)
George Smith Interview
A meeting reportedly took place this past week with mine officials to discuss illegal rough allegations by the World Diamond Council (WDC.)
Smith tells the interviewer that River Ranch welcomes the opportunity to meet with industry representatives to clear up allegations of illegal trading.
Audio interview by Blessing Zulu of Voice of America.