South Africa's historic 1994 election

Twenty years ago, South Africa made the final strides to ending <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2013/12/06/world/africa/mandela-life-under-apartheid/' target='_blank'>apartheid</a> with the 1994 election, the country's first multiracial election. Magnum photographer Ian Berry documented the life of South Africans under apartheid, including the historic election that led to <a href='http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/africa/nelson-mandela/index.html' target='_blank'>Nelson Mandela</a> being elected president. Here, women await the arrival of Mandela at an African National Congress rally.

Twenty years ago, South Africa made the final strides to ending apartheid with the 1994 election, the country's first multiracial election. Magnum photographer Ian Berry documented the life of South Africans under apartheid, including the historic election that led to Nelson Mandela being elected president. Here, women await the arrival of Mandela at an African National Congress rally.