The Butcher of Congo: King Leopold II of Belgium. - Andre C James .Apr 4, 2011 . King Leopold II of Belgium was responsible for the deaths and . Under the guise of missionary work and westernisation of African peoples, Leopold . the right of collecting tolls on the same, and all game, fishing, mining and.mining activities in congo under leopold,The looting of the Congo | New InternationalistMay 2, 2004 . The mines of the Congo have poured forth diamonds as well as metals . has become synonymous with war, misery and under-development. .. Between 1884 and 1906 the Belgian King Leopold II annexed and .. Paul Rogers looks at lessons not learnt and the dangers of expanding the war against IS.
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