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Nelson Mandela International Day

Nelson Mandela was born on July 18, 1918 in the village of Mvezo, Transkei in South Africa. Mandela’s life was plagued with struggles; he lived through the oppressive South African apartheid system, spent 27 years incarcerated in prison, and faced a lifetime of...

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The Importance of the Special Relationship

The United States and the United Kingdom share many cultural and historic ties, but they also enjoy an extraordinary set of diplomatic relations that have come to be known as the ‘Special Relationship’. The term refers to the unusually close relationship between the...

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