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(PHOTOS) The Door of No Return: the last stop of the Atlantic Slave Trade

The House of Slaves on Senegal’s Gorée Island is believed to be one of the the final exit points for many slaves from Africa being brought to the Americas.
Jun 28th 2013, 7:00 PM 28,597 12

THE HOUSE OF SLAVES and its Door of No Return on Gorée Island, Senegal, is believed to be one of the the final exit points for many slaves from Africa being brought to the Americas.

US President Barack Obama arrived the UNESCO World Heritage site yesterday, when he described the visit as a “very powerful moment”.

Obama and his family currently on a visit too a three African countries, Senegal, Tanzania and South Africa.

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