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-- a brand new information coming in in The Hague war crimes trial of former liberian president Charles Taylor.
Now pitting two celebrities.
Against each other the actress Mia Farrow.
Contradicting testimony from supermodel Naomi Campbell -- -- Campbell told her of quote.
A huge document that Taylor gave her as a gift after dinner party in 1997.
The former leader is accused of trading guns for uncut.
From Sierra Leone during that country's bloody civil war back in the 1990s Amy Kellogg.
Follow the trial from our London bureau any good to see so what did -- -- -- have to say at the trial today.
Hi Rick well in three hours of testimony -- -- if Ferris said that she really struggled to remember the peripheral details of that.
That date back in 1997 but -- one thing she said with certain.
She remembered exactly how.
Naomi Campbell described receiving those diamonds back in 1997.
That former south African president Nelson Mandela's house at a charity event but.
As you mentioned -- -- Farrow and Naomi Campbell gave differing testimony is.
-- -- story was different and that she said.
Look Campbell had said she received several diamonds -- said Campbell.
Declared excitedly that she received just one huge diamond Campbell -- her testimony said she had no idea who had delivered her the diamonds -- the night.
-- claims she did.
In the night.
A she'd been -- and when men were knocking the door.
And they had been -- -- Charles Taylor.
And there -- giving her.
They had given her a huge diamond.
Rick Campbell said that they were several diamonds in that she handed them over to the person who is.
At the time head of Nelson Mandela's children's charity wreck so strange seeing these celebrities.
And a war -- a trial out in the Netherlands.
But Naomi Campbell the supermodels former agent was also on the stand today as well as that right maybe that's right that the celebrities have really raised the profile of this very important trial but Carole white the former agent Naomi Campbell's testimony today.
Was much more an inflammatory.
Actually much more explosive that he will she said that not only did Naomi Campbell know that she was going to be receiving these.
Diamonds that that she was quote.
Flirting and charming.
-- -- the former liberian president who is on trial for a vast array of very atrocious war crimes.
-- -- -- And it blew me.
And then back and -- stating that.
Didn't fluid and Naimi was face -- -- -- tell me who couldn't give me some time.
Read the the defense which was really fearsome an -- to the teeth of its own arsenal -- exhibit slated to make FaceBook page.
It was one of Carole white employees who had posted pictures of a quote.
Blood diamonds -- last Thursday just after Naomi Campbell's testimony.
Carol White said she knew nothing about this that there was no such blood diamond party in her office says.
But this was apparently a move by the defense to discredit Carole white again.
What the prosecution is trying to prove it that Charles Tate Taylor did have.
These so called blood diamonds in his concession and that helps them to build the case that they are trying to make that he was at receiving those.
In return for funding that very bloody civil war in Sierra Leone -- Any Kellogg live for us in London Amy thanks so much you're welcome.
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