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Mandela Released

11 February 1990
Mandela free, 1990
BG D81/610

After 27 years of imprisonment Nelson Mandela was released from Victor Verster prison on 11 February 1990. The event was broadcast all over the world.

The IISH holds a vast collection on South Africa and solidarity movements all over the world.

A web dossier 'Nelson Mandela and the Netherlands' presents a photo gallery, personal recollections of Mandela by Dutch anti-apartheid activists, records of his visits to the Netherlands, and much more.