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Wanted: Diamond polishers in Israel. Piety not a problem

Ultra-Orthodox Jews work in the trading room of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Ultra-Orthodox Jews work in the trading room of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Ultra-Orthodox Jews work in the trading room of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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Diamond dealers work on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/ Nir Elias

Diamond dealers work on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/ Nir Elias

Diamond dealers work on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/ Nir Elias
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Diamonds are seen on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Diamonds are seen on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Diamonds are seen on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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A British diamond dealer inspects a raw diamond on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

A British diamond dealer inspects a raw diamond on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias

A British diamond dealer inspects a raw diamond on the trading floor of Israel's diamond exchange in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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Yair Sahar, president of the Israel Diamond Exchange, listens during an interview in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. Diamond manufacturing is a dwindling trade in Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Yair Sahar, president of the Israel Diamond Exchange, listens during an interview in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. Diamond manufacturing is a dwindling trade in Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias

Yair Sahar, president of the Israel Diamond Exchange, listens during an interview in Ramat Gan near Tel Aviv October 30, 2012. Diamond manufacturing is a dwindling trade in Israel. REUTERS/Nir Elias
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