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August 23 International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition

This day commemorates the beginning of the uprising in Santo Domingo (today's Haiti and Dominican Republic), which eventually played a crucial role in the abolition of the trans-Atlantic slave trade in 1791.

International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition

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