Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 17 June 2019

In pictures: Remembering Nelson Mandela’s state visit to UAE

In 1995 Nelson Mandela was received by Sheikh Khalifa during his state visit to the UAE. Rafique Gangat had just been posted to Abu Dhabi as the new South African ambassador and remembers when he South African president stepped off the plane.

Updated: December 6, 2013 04:00 AM

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