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King Leopold's ghost: Belgium's Africa museum to reopen

A giant golden statue of a European missionary with an African boy clutching his robes is seen at the Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren, near Brussels, January 22, 2014. At the entrance to Belgium's Museum for Central Africa stands this statue, along with a plaque that reads: "Belgium brings civilisation to Congo". Picture taken January 22, 2014/Francois Lenoir/File Photo

 

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