Belgian Congo - The Ultimate History Project
Despite his growing reliance on the wealth of the Congo, Leopold never visited this territory himself. By 1908, the territory was so poorly managed that an ...
The Butcher of Congo - Hartford Web Publishing
The Butcher of Congo By Baffour Ankomah, New African, October 1999. Only 90 years ago, the agents of King Leopold II of Belgium massacred 10 million Africans in the ...
Rare historical photo: "Father stares at the severed hand ...
Rare historical photo: "Father stares at the severed hand and foot of his five-year-old, Belgian Congo, 1904" Posted by Eye Candy on September 27, 2016 at 5:00pm
The Congo Free State genocide: - religioustolerance.org
Mass crimes against humanity and genocides The Congo Free State genocide: Circa 1885 to 1912. Sponsored link. Overview:
The Butcher of Congo: King Leopold II of Belgium. - Andre ...
King Leopold II of Belgium was responsible for the deaths and mutilation of 10 million Congolese Africans during the late 1800’s. The spoils of modern day Belgium ...
Congo Civil War (1960-1964) | The Black Past: Remembered ...
The Congo Civil War, or Congo Crisis, was a complex political tumult that began just days following Belgium’s granting of Congolese independence in 1960.
Democratic Republic of the Congo travel guide - Wikitravel
Open source travel guide to Democratic Republic of the Congo, featuring up-to-date information on attractions, hotels, restaurants, nightlife, travel tips and more.
Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death - Top ...
Congo: White King, Red Rubber, Black Death describes how King Leopold II of Belgium turned Congo into its private colony between 1885 and 1908.
Democratic Republic of Congo | Human Rights Watch
Political tensions have risen throughout the Democratic Republic of Congo, as political and religious leaders, activists, students, and others have spoken out against ...
Congo Crisis: Operation Dragon Rouge | HistoryNet
At exactly 0600 hours on the morning of November 24, 1964, as the sun was breaking over the former Belgian colony of Congo, five four-engine turboprop Lockheed C-130 ...