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Belgian King reiterates regrets for colonial past in Congo but no apology

DRC Belgiums King Philippe and Democratic Republic of Congo President Felix Tshiseked

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of CongoReuters Belgium’s King Philippe reaffirmed his deepest regrets on Wednesday for the exploitation, racism and acts of violence during his country’s colonisation of the Democratic Republic of Congo, but again stopped short of formally apologising. Philippe became the first Belgian official two years ago to express regret for colonisation, and some […]