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And the News Watch continues for the first time in the history of Belgium. The reigning King has expressed his regret for the violence carried out by the former colonial power when it ruled over what is now Congo. In a letter to the Congolese president, Belgium's King Philippe stop short of entering a formal apology to convey his deepest regrets for the acts of violence and cruelty and the suffering and humiliation. Inflicted on Belgian Congo. The letter was published on the 60th anniversary of the African countries. Independence Phillips letter is sent growing demands The Belgium takes responsibility for the atrocities committed by former King Leopold. The second A bust of Leopold is expected to be taken down from display later Tuesday in

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