Monument to King Leopold II, Brussels

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  • Beautifull and calm little place with a beautyfull statue of one of the last 'typical' monarchs not the nicest person, but devoted to his country. Wouldn't make too large a detour for it, but if you'r...  more »
  • In Brussels there are the equestrian statue of Léopold II, cruel and bloodthirsty King. Cork, we have the equestrian statue of Charlemagne, which is not much better.
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  • Also, he made it a decree to cut off the hands of children that did not bring anything back from the mines. His men took great pleasure in the suffering of people displaced from their homes and stole ...  more »

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