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Women sue Belgium for colonial-era ‘abduction’ from Congo

Five biracial women born in Congo who were taken away from their Black mothers during Belgian rule have filed a lawsuit for crimes against humanity targeting the Belgian state.

With their claim, they hope Belgium will finally recognize its responsibility in the suffering endured by the thousands of biracial children, known as “métis,″ who were snatched away from families and placed in religious institutions and homes.

Lea Taveres Mujing is among them: “There is no consideration, there is nothi…
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