Item 772 - Message From President Nelson Mandela on the occasion of Jewish New Year 1997

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ZA COM MR-S-772

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Message From President Nelson Mandela on the occasion of Jewish New Year 1997

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  • 1997-09-30 (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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Jewish New Year (Rosh Hashanah

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It is a pleasure to extend my warmest greetings to you all on this special occasion.
The South African Jewish community has made a significant contribution in all its spheres, including the world of business and the struggle for human rights. It is a community that is amongst the builders of our new society, a community of patriots determined to make South Africa realize her enormous potential.

May I take this opportunity of wishing the Jewish community good health, joy and prosperity!

Shanah Tovah!

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Nelson Mandela

President Republic of South Africa

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Acquisition method: From website ; Source: South African Government Information Website. Accessioned on 18/12/06 by Helen Joannides

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