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UN spotlights slave descendants’ legacy of achievements, overcoming ‘dark chapter of human history’



Stressing the importance of remembering slavery and slave trade in human history, the legacy of which “resounds down the ages,” United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today highlighted the contributions that people of African descent have made and are continuing to make to their communities and to the world.




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