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Umkhonto we Sizwe - Soldier

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This armed resistor was part of the ANC's military wing known as Umkhonto we Sizwe ("Spear of the Nation"). 

The resistance movement, also known as MK, was officially launched on December 16, 1961 when some of its members carried out attacks against government installations connected with apartheid and racial discrimination.


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Image of armed resistor, a member of Umkhonto we Sizwe, is online courtesy ANC (African National Congress).

 

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