Dutch PM Rutte apologises for the Netherlands’ role in slavery

Dutch pm rutte apologises for the netherlands’ role in slavery

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Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has issued a historic apology for the Netherlands’ role in 250 years of slavery.

It comes amid a wider consideration of reparations for those affected, including efforts to return looted art.

It has been long in the making, but for many descendants, it is not enough.

Al Jazeera’s Ferdia Carr reports.

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