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  • Nelson Mandela and wife Winnie, walking hand in hand, raise clenched fists upon his release from Victor prison, Cape Town, Sunday, February 11, 1990. The African National Congress leader had served over 27 years in detention. (AP Photo) (AP)Source: AP
In 1990 Nelson Mandela was released from jail paving the way for democracy in South Africa.
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