Léopold II bust unscrewed

Thursday, 11 January 2018 19:25
A bust of King Leopold II in the Duden Park in Forest was unscrewed from its plinth on the night of Wednesday to Thursday by an anti-colonial collective as a way of denouncing the colonization of Congo begun by the former Belgian monarch.
“Free Congo” and other references to colonialism were written on the plinth, the mayor said.

Jason Bennett
The Brussels Times
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