Caribbean countries unlikely to see slave-trade reparations from Europe

A coalition of Caribbean nations is threatening to sue 11 European countries over the lingering effects of the Atlantic slave trade. But while they have a slim chance of seeing reparations granted in court, they could gain political leverage by elevating the issue at the United Nations.

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Jan 13, 2014
Richard Gowan
United Nations