Valued exposure: Arrest

Demonstrator arrest

Soldiers of the Democratic Republic of Congo arrest a demonstrator, in Ngiri-Ngiri on the outskirts of Leopoldville, 5 July 1960.

Riots broke out resulting in 10 people dead and 17 wounded.

Photo: STAFF/AFP/Getty Images

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