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Photos: South Africa celebrates 100 years of the ANC

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A picture of former South African President Nelson Mandela is seen on memorabilia sold in Bloemfontein Jan. 6, 2012.

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Children run past a mural painting of an Aids ribbon at a school in Khutsong Township, 74 km west of Johannesburg, Aug. 22, 2011.

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An African National Congress supporter wearing a helmet with the slogan, "Long Live ANC", attends a peace tour of black townships by ANC leaders in the early 1990s. Political and tribal fighting has claimed more than 500 lives since August 12, 1990.

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A mother washes clothes as an African National Congress (ANC) election poster is seen on the shack she and her family live in at Waterworks, an informal settlement outside Soweto May 9, 2011.

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Faces of former presidents of the African National Congress (R-L) Oliver Tambo, Sefako Makgatho, Thabo Mbeki and current president Jacob Zuma decorate the cooling towers ahead of the upcoming ANC centenary celebration in Bloemfontein, Jan. 6, 2012

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