Former U.S. President Barack Obama made his highest-profile speech since leaving workplace, urging individuals world wide to respect human rights and different values beneath menace in an handle marking the 100th anniversary of anti-apartheid chief Nelson Mandela‘s start.
Obama’s speech Tuesday in South Africa rallied individuals to maintain alive the concepts that Mandela labored for together with democracy, range and good training for all.
Whereas circuitously mentioning his successor, U.S. President Donald Trump, Obama’s rebuked lots of Trump’s insurance policies.
An estimated 14,000 individuals gathered at a cricket stadium for the speech.
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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and Mandela’s widow Graca Machel launched Obama for the annual Nelson Mandela Lecture.
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