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Cecil Rhodes monument damaged in Cape Town

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Cecil Rhodes monument damaged in Cape Town

Cecil Rhodes monument damaged in Cape Town

The head of Cecil Rhodes has been chopped away from a bust of the 19th century colonialist at a monument on the slopes of Table Mountain in Cape Town, park rangers said on Tuesday.

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Table Mountain Table Mountain A flat-topped mountain overlooking the city of Cape Town


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