Vatican returns shrunken ‘warrior’ head to Ecuador

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The Vatican museum has returned a
shrunken head to Ecuador, relinquishing the wizened cranium of an Amazon
warrior nearly 100 years after it was taken by a missionary.

The grisly body part — which belonged to the Shùar indigenoùs people — was handed over dùring Ecùadorian President Lenin Moreno’s visit to Pope Francis on Satùrday after months of negotiations, the …