Item 881 - Statement on the re-election of President Bill Clinton

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Statement on the re-election of President Bill Clinton


  • 1996-11-06 (Creation)

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Transcription of speech made by Mr Mandela

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(18 July 1918-5 December 2013)

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Migrated from the Nelson Mandela Speeches Database (Sep-2018).

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South African Government Information Website

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Re-election of President Clinton

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The following congratulatory message has today been sent to Mr Bill Clinton via the South African Embassy in Washington, DC:

Mr President

The Government and the people of South Africa join me in extending to you warm congratulations and good wishes on the occasion of you re-election as President of the United States of America.

I am confident that the good relationship which already exists between our two countries, can be expanded upon under your continued leadership.

With highest consideration

Signed by: Nelson R Mandela

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Acquisition method: From website ; Source: South African Government Information Website. Accessioned on 21/12/06 by Helen Joannides




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