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The sandy shores of the Swahili Coast have long been a magnet for East Africa's inhabitants. Some came by choice, others came in chains. Those who stayed assimilated with the cultures of the Arab and Indian merchants working in the region. The result was the unique ethnic mix called Swahili.





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