Follow Christiane on social media:

On Twitter + Facebook + Instagram Amanpour producers on Twitter

What time is Amanpour on CNN?

Check showtimes to see when Amanpour is on CNN where you are. Or watch online.

Check showtimes to see when Amanpour is on CNN where you are. Or watch online.

Longtime peacemakers reflect on Mandela’s legacy

July 24th, 2013
02:32 PM ET

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and longtime diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi are uniquely qualified to reflect on the legacy of Nelson Mandela.

Not only are they lifelong peacemakers with decades of experience each, but they are a members of The Elders, the organization of former heads of state and leaders founded by Mandela himself.

“He not only was a good in being theoretically wonderful,” President Carter told Amanpour on Wednesday, “but he also brought wonderful new life to his own people.”

Brahimi, who is currently the U.N. and Arab League envoy to Syria, reflected on the iconic speech given by Mandela when he was released from prison.

“To make that speech,” Brahimi said, “in which he reached out to the people who, who were keeping him under their feet for 27 years, is hugely inspiring.”


Filed under:  Christiane Amanpour • Latest Episode • South Africa
soundoff (5 Responses)
  1. Peter stone

    I wanto to be the man by having money

    July 26, 2013 at 5:34 pm | Reply
  2. Mary

    How can an American leader be a peace maker? They are all for war.Did Carter not send troops to Iran?

    July 27, 2013 at 4:34 am | Reply
  3. Kristeen Vink

    Most of us commit a great deal of time frame looking released most of these options along with producing jacksonville divorce attorney these folks for individuals just like you, genuine, hard-working people who are sick and tired of working independantly unwell without previously appearing qualified to obtain forward. All of us wish to assist most people obtain additional. Consequently work with all of us in addition to we will retain everyone apprised involving fantastic strategies for making money on-line. Become one of the primary to educate yourself concerning the very best prospects for making massive funds. We live content with talk about by using other folks who sadly are keen to learn, nevertheless , you, in conversation with have the information when you are not within the variety.

    http://yourmatrixcashmachine.com

    January 12, 2021 at 1:19 am | Reply
  4. Long Schillaci

    Have you ever heard of second life (sl for short). It is basically a video game where you can do anything you want. Second life is literally my second life (pun intended lol). If you want to see more you can see these second life authors and blogs

    http://everydayliteracies.blogspot.com/2011/10/historical-images-and-maps-looking-for.html

    May 10, 2021 at 1:48 pm | Reply
  5. Ricky Carrazco

    This was awesome! I would like you to clean up all this spam though

    https://www.linkedin.com/in/yusuf-hanafy-82493b183

    May 12, 2021 at 12:24 am | Reply

Post a comment


 

CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.