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Top: Lumumba with UN Secretary General Dag Hammarskjöld, after their conference at UN
headquarters in New York on the critical situation in the COngo, 24 July 1960.
Bottom: Joseoh Mobutu in Léopoldville on 15 September 1960, having just announced that the Congolese
army would be taking over the running of the country.