Beninese authorities and traditional chiefs demand the return of other works of art stolen in France

French President Emmanuel Macron visited Benin on Wednesday about eight months after France returned 26 works of art seized by colonial soldiers in Benin in 1892. Thousands of other looted works of art remain in France, and traditional chiefs and government authorities in Benin hope that the return of the 26 is just the start of a process of restitution.

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