Congo/DRC: Declassified

These articles highlight the apparent UK involvement in the murder of Congo leader Patrice Lumumba in 1961 and possible involvement in the death of UN Secretary General Hammarskjold.


Lumumba assassination, 1961

‘British peer reveals MI6 role in Lumumba killing’ (The Hindu, 1 April 2013)

‘CIA and MI5 linked to assassinations in the Congo in sixties’ (London Progressive Journal, 4 May 2012)

‘Files show UK backed murder plot’ (Guardian, 28 June 2001)

’Dark heart of imperialism’ (International Socialism, Autumn 2001)