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silent. For instance, since the war in Vietnam ended, at least 40,000 Vietnamese
are believed to have been killed and another 60,000 wounded by
the American mines, cluster bombs and other ordnance that failed to detonate.
The outlook for current war-torn countries is grim. They will surely
reap the same whirlwind far into the future.
Established in 1926, the World Jewellery Confederation describes itself as
the “United Nations of the jewellery business”, stating that it “represents the
interests of all individuals, organisations and companies earning their livelihoods
from jewellery, gemstones and precious metals”.
Celeste A. Haldane and Michael J. Korenberg were both reappointed to
the board of the University of British Colombia for terms ending December
31, 2019. Chaslynn S. Gillanders was also appointed to the board for a term
ending December 31, 2018.
Alexander J.S. Imperial was appointed to the board of the British Columbia
Institute of Technology for a term ending December 31, 2018.
Kasari J.L. Govender of West Coast LEAF was recently appointed to the
board of the University of Victoria for a term ending December 31, 2018.
Zahra H. Jimale, also of West Coast LEAF, was appointed as the government
representative of the Health Care Practitioners Special Committee for
Audit Hearings for a term ending December 31, 2018.
Rihanna’s “Diamonds” is part of her Unapologetic album and was released in
2012. If you ever find yourself repeating the words “shine bright like a diamond”
and “like diamonds in the sky”, you can blame Rihanna.
James B. Stewart was recently reappointed to the board of Simon Fraser
University for a term ending December 31, 2019.
Melissa A. Louie and Lindsay J. Borrows were recently appointed to the
board of the Nicola Valley Institute of Technology for terms ending December
Merle C. Alexander was recently appointed to the board of the University
of Victoria for a term ending December 31, 2019.
The Arthur W. Diamond Law Library at Columbia Law School “offers its
researchers one of the finest collections of legal materials in the United