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LUMUMBA - VIOLENT REACTION

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Published on Jul 21, 2015

Arrest, ill-treatment, imprisonment, death: such was the fate of Patrice Lumumba. It has been the signal for violent reactions in many parts of the world. First, in the United Nations itself, where a Security Council meeting was violently interrupted. 18 UN guards were injured in making arrests. Now, to reaction in Yugoslavia. This was the scene in Belgrade, where a crowd estimated at 150,000 marched through the streets. In Paris, the Federation of African students demonstrated near the Belgian Embassy. Finally, reaction in Cairo. Carrying Lumumba's picture, a large crowd marched to the Belgian Embassy, and demonstrators climbed the railings and began their anti-Belgian protest by kicked down the Embassy shield.


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