VANCOUVER, Feb. 9 /CNW/ - Diamond Fields International Ltd. (DFI:TSX)
("DFI" or the "Company") announces that it is proceeding with
arbitration against the Government of Liberia ("GOL") alleging it
wrongfully terminated the license on the Company's Henry Town gold
project. Proceedings are being brought before the International Center
for Settlement of Investment Disputes in Washington D.C., per the
The Company undertook an exploration program for gold in the license
area and a group 1,500 soil samples were analyzed by Alex Stewart
Assayers, a NI43-101 compliant laboratory. An initial appraisal of the
results indicated significant gold mineralization within discrete zones
of quartz veining.
DFI is seeking reinstatement of the license or conversion to a Mineral
Development Agreement, and monetary damages.
DIAMOND FIELDS INTERNATIONAL LTD.
Ian Ransome, Chief Executive Officer
Statements in this release that are forward-looking statements are
subject to various risks and uncertainties concerning the specific
factors identified in Diamond Fields' periodic filings with Canadian
Securities Regulators. Such forward-looking information represents
management's best judgment based on information currently available. No
forward-looking statement can be guaranteed and actual future results
may vary materially. Diamond Fields does not assume the obligation to
update any forward-looking statement, except as otherwise required by
SOURCE Diamond Fields International Ltd.
For further information:
Wayne Malouf, Chairman + 1 604 685 9911