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It was a historic day in Havana, when Secretary of State John Kerry presided over the raising of the American flag at the U.S. Embassy in Cuba — where it will fly for the first time since 1961.

Watch this powerful, albeit belated, moment of reconciliation unfold, as the two Cold War foes walk together into a new era.

Video via the U.S. Department of State.

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