Diamonds heist claim

British Airways is facing a High Court battle over three bags of diamonds which went missing. Nine diamond forwarders, from Israel, Bombay and Antwerp, and the diamond owners, from Antwerp and Israel, are suing BA for £1,044,623 plus interest. The High Court writ claims two airport employees stole the diamonds while loading them on to a BA flight at Brussels airport. The plaintiff's are also suing BA's agents NV Securair, Belgravia NV SA, and NV Belgravia Securis, all of Zaventem, Belgium, which handled cargo at Brussels.