Nelson Mandela visited New York in June. He urged the United Nations to maintain sanctions against South Africa until apartheid is abolished.

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Today, former South African leader Nelson Mandela passed away at the age of 95. Join us in remembering one of the most important leaders the world ever had.

Essence.com
Dec, 05, 2013

Today, former South African leader Nelson Mandela passed away at the age of 95. Join us in remembering one of the most important leaders the world ever had.