Colonial Guilt: Merkel’s Germany ‘Returning’ Europe-made Cape Cross to Africa

Breitbart | 5/19/2019 | Staff
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BERLIN (AP) – Germany’s culture minister says the country is returning to Namibia a centuries-old stone cross, even though it was originally of European origin, as a gesture of reconciliation.

Monika Gruetters said Friday the decision to return the Stone Cross of Cape Cross at Namibia’s request is a sign Germany takes responsibility for its colonial past.

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The limestone stone cross bearing the Portuguese coat-of-arms was...
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