On the run, Nelson lives in hiding from the government. With non-violent protests not producing the results hoped for, a military wing of the ANC, Umkhonto we Sizwe, is created.
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Nelson Mandela was sentenced to life imprisonment on June 12, 1964, the same day as a meeting of the United Nations Committee on Apartheid. Various flags are shown behind the speaker, including the Canadian Maple Leaf flag, which did not become the official flag of Canada until February 15, 1965. See more