February 19th, 2013
06:36 AM ET

Thieves grab $50 million in diamonds

Eight masked thieves in two vehicles stole $50 million worth of diamonds Monday at Brussels Airport, the Antwerp Diamond Centre told CNN Tuesday, citing police.

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  1. Joey Isotta-Fraschini ©™

    Now, that's impressive. Good show!
    Fortunately, they weren't Blood Diamonds.
    I wonder how much those guys' taxes will be.

    February 19, 2013 at 6:46 am | Report abuse | Reply
  2. Sheryl ©™

    I just love diamonds! I surely do.
    Mostly, I enjoy old ones, from Golconda, but they're all good.
    The Orlov is my favourite.

    February 19, 2013 at 6:52 am | Report abuse | Reply
  3. Sheryl ©™

    I don't care for that Kimberley Process Certification Scheme. What the world needs is more diamonds–just all we can get.
    Thank you, Mr. Rhodes.

    February 19, 2013 at 7:13 am | Report abuse | Reply
  4. Jason

    Sweet...

    February 19, 2013 at 8:37 am | Report abuse | Reply
  5. banasy©

    The level of detail in this story is staggering.

    February 19, 2013 at 9:21 am | Report abuse | Reply

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