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Patrice Lumumba, the Most Important Assassination of the 20th Century [?]

Patrice Lumumba: the most important assassination of the 20th century Patrice Lumumba, the first legally elected prime minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), was assassinated 50 years ago today, on 17 January, 1961. This heinous crime was a culmination of two inter-related assassination plots by American and Belgian governments, which used Congolese […] Continue reading

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