Belgians suppress rising of Arab slave-holders in Upper Congo (25 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

The colonial Belgian forces suppress a rising of Arab slave-traders in the Upper Congo who are angered by the Europeans' disruption of their longstanding livelihood.

Citation:
Editors. "Belgians suppress rising of Arab slave-holders in Upper Congo". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=19084, accessed 09 December 2016.]