Diálogo 2000 - Jubileo Sur Argentina
Piedras 730 (1070) Bs. As.
Tel. +5411-43071867 // 15-55690140
14 Caribbean nations sue Britain, Holland and France for slavery reparations that could cost hundreds of billions of pounds · Countries demanding compensation for 'awful' legacy of Atlantic trade
· Have hired lawyers who won pay-out for Kenyans tortured in the 1950s
· Britain compensated slave owners £20m in 1834 - equal to £200bn today
· Idea of reparations in the U.S. has often surfaced, but none has been paid