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France Returns 26 Artworks to Benin as Report Urges Restitution

France will return 26 works of art to Benin, Emmanuel Macron's office said Friday, as the French president took delivery of a report recommending the widespread return of cultural artifacts removed from Africa during the colonial era.    The report by Senegalese economist Felwine Sarr and French art historian Benedicte Savoy marked a potential milestone in the fight by African countries to recover works pillaged by Western explorers...

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