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"The Most Moving Part of My Trip So Far": The First Lady on Meeting Nelson Mandela in South Africa

Summary: 
First Lady Michelle Obama speaks to young African leaders about meeting Nelson Mandela in South Africa.

During a breakout session with participants in the Young African Women Leaders Forum, First Lady Michelle Obama discussed an inspiring visit with 92-year-old Former South African President Nelson Mandela and offers some advice to the young leaders.

Watch the First Lady's full remarks here.