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Heart Of Diamonds

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United States

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Literature

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English


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Heart Of Diamonds 23

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Valerie is reunited with David and boards a U.S. Army helicopter bound for Kinshasa. After one more bloody surprise, she goes on the air to reveal the truth about the televangelist and his diamond mine. At home in New York, she reaches a decision about her future.

Heart Of Diamonds 22

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Valerie and Jaime escape in an old pickup truck with Christophe and Nancy, only to be pursued by Alben and Yoweri. They make it to Tshikapa, but tragedy strikes on the way.

Heart Of Diamonds 21

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Leaving the children with the fisherman’s family, Valerie and the rest walk through the bush to find a villager with a truck to take them to Tshikapa. The Lunda Libre have been there before them, however, and Scavino and Alben arrive soon thereafter. Valerie flees when Scavino’s helicopter is shot out of the sky and the opposing forces do battle.

Heart Of Diamonds 20

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Valerie and her companions evade Scavino’s helicopter attack on the river then hide out with a local fisherman. In a rare moment of peace, Valerie and Jaime yield to their growing passion.

Heart Of Diamonds 19

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David makes his way to Bukedi, where he learns Valerie is still alive. Scavino tortures Bobby until he confesses that Valerie is at Mai-Munene. When the agent arrives in the village, he forms an uneasy alliance with Alben to chase her down.

Heart Of Diamonds 18

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Valerie and Jaime escape into the night with Nancy, Christophe, and Kafutshi’s grandchildren. In Washington, David decides he must go to the Congo and retrieve Valerie’s body.

Heart Of Diamonds 17

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Bobby is captured by Scavino in Kinshasa. When the agent learns Valerie is still alive, Bobby tries to lead him on a wild goose chase. Meanwhile, in Mai-Munene, Valerie discovers diamonds inside the stolen nkisi. When Alben finds one of the dolls is missing, he sends his soldiers rampaging through the village to find it.

Heart Of Diamonds 16

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Once back in Mai-Munene, Valerie takes twin boys Juvenal and Kenda to their grandmother Kafutshi, who is making dolls for Alben. One of the boys steals a nkisi that he later stashes in a hammerkop nest. Christophe sees him hiding the doll, then observes Yoweri disposing of a body in the river nearby.

Heart Of Diamonds 15

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Valerie meets Jaime’s assistant Pieter Jakobsen in Tshikapa with supplies for the children at the clinic. There she hears official news reports that she was killed at Bukedi. In Washington, David Powell is devastated by the same news. Bobby, Valerie’s cameraman, flies to Kinshasa to repair a vital piece of equipment.

Heart Of Diamonds 14

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On the way to Mai-Munene, Valerie stops at the refugee camp in Bukedi, run by an American aid worker who looks a lot like her. Not long after they leave, Scavino arrives in the camp and mistakes the camp director for his target, Valerie Grey.

Heart Of Diamonds 13

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Valerie and her crew stay just a few steps ahead of American agent Steve Scavino as they make their way toward Mai-Munene through the war-ravaged countryside.

Heart Of Diamonds 12

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Jaime returns to Mai-Munene to discover Christophe has returned and the village is full of refugee children.Valerie begins her Congo coverage with another interview with Moshe Messime, who refuses to allow her to leave the capitol. She escapes anyway and begins a cross-country trek through the war zone to Mai-Munene.

Heart Of Diamonds 11

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On her way back to the Congo, Valerie clashes on camera with televangelist Gary Peterson about his diamond mine. Later, she and her producer Nancy confront U.S. Presidential advisor Charles Hook about a shipment of nkisi dolls from Mai-Munene.

Heart Of Diamonds 10

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Valerie and David meet Jaime the next morning in Central Park and the two men spar over African politics—or is it over Valerie?

Heart Of Diamonds 09

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Before Valerie can return to Africa to resume reporting on the Congo War, she is forced to attend a charity gala in New York. Jaime Talon is there and a few more sparks fly.

Heart Of Diamonds 08

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Jaime treats the wounds Valerie received chasing the killers through the bush. Once home in New York, she stalls David Powell when he proposes to her. Meanwhile, U.S. President Billy Baker announces he’s sending American troops to the Congo.

Heart Of Diamonds 07

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A little girl runs into the school where Valerie is filming her story about the nkisi and reports that rebels have killed her mother. Valerie and her crew steal Alben's vehicle and rush from Mai-Munene to find the killers.

Heart Of Diamonds 06

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Valerie and her crew start to shoot their story at the mine, but are stopped by Congolese captain Yoweri, the fierce commander of the troops guarding the facility. Thomas Alben reluctantly intervenes and gives them a tour that ends at a school where village women make nkisi, rag dolls that are filled with something special.

Heart Of Diamonds 05

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The commander of the rebel army, the Lunda Libre, is nowhere to be found in Tshikapa, so Valerie goes to Mai-Munene to do a story about the diamond mine owned by the American televangelist.
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