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Nelson Mandela gives interview to Brian Widlake of ITN suggesting it was time for an armed struggle

Nelson Mandela gives interview to Brian Widlake of ITN suggesting it was time for an…
Nelson  Mandela 2008 (Edit)

Nelson Mandela retires ‘from retirement’ saying ‘don’t call me, I’ll call you’

Nelson Mandela retires ‘from retirement’ saying ‘don’t call me, I’ll call you’
Dakar

Nelson Mandela arrives in Dakar, Senegal on his clandestine trip to get support for the armed struggle

Nelson Mandela arrives in Dakar, Senegal on his clandestine trip to get support for the…

Nelson Mandela stays at the Hotel de La Paix in Dakar, Senegal on his clandestine trip to get support for the armed struggle

Nelson Mandela stays at the Hotel de La Paix in Dakar, Senegal on his clandestine…
3 June1980

Nelson Mandela notes in his prison calendar a meeting with Gen Jannie Roux about funds for prisoners’ studies

Nelson Mandela notes in his prison calendar a meeting with Gen Jannie Roux about funds…

Nelson Mandela notes in his prison calendar Dublin City Councillors decided to erect a bust of him

Nelson Mandela notes in his prison calendar Dublin City Councillors decided to erect a bust…

Nelson Mandela meets President Leopold Senghor of Senegal who promises any assistance in the struggle against apartheid

Nelson Mandela meets President Leopold Senghor of Senegal who promises any assistance in the struggle…
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Nelson Mandela is officially welcomed to France by President Francois Mitterand

Nelson Mandela is officially welcomed to France by President Francois Mitterand
365Px  Mandela  Bust At  Southbank

Nelson Mandela arrives in London, England on his clandestine trip to get support for the armed struggle

Nelson Mandela arrives in London, England on his clandestine trip to get support for the…
French  Parliment

South Africa must transform into a non-racial democracy Nelson Mandela tells French Parliament

South Africa must transform into a non-racial democracy Nelson Mandela tells French Parliament