Dutch government returns stolen 18th-century ‘precious crown’ to African country

The Dutch government returned a stolen ceremonial crown to the Ethiopian government Thursday. The 18th-century crown, which has great religious significance, went missing from a church in Ethiopia 21 years ago, the Dutch government said in a statement. Asfaw, a Dutch national of Ethiopian origin who emigrated to the Netherlands in the late 1970s,said inContinue reading “Dutch government returns stolen 18th-century ‘precious crown’ to African country”