South Africa celebrates 20 years of end of apartheid

By Agence France-Presse
Sunday, April 27, 2014 5:11 EDT
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People enjoy the Nelson Mandela tribute concert, called, 'A life celebrated,' at Cape Town Stadium on Dec. 11 2013, in Cape Town, South Africa. [AFP]
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South Africa celebrates 20 years of end of apartheid (via AFP)

South Africa on Sunday celebrates the 20th anniversary of its first ever all-race, democratic election that ended decades of sanctioned racial oppression under the apartheid system. The day will be marked by street parades, speeches, prayers, music…

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