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Supporters of the African National Congress and South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma argue with police in Johannesburg. (Reuters)


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VIP’s and dignitaries stand up for the start of the memorial service for former South African president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Soweto, near Johannesburg, South Africa, on Tuesday December 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)


World leaders, South Africans honor Mandela

World leaders, South Africans honor Mandela

Johannesburg, AP—World leaders and joyous, singing South Africans gathered Tuesday to honor Nelson Mandela at a Soweto soccer stadium that was half full, amid cold, driving rain. The crowds twice booed South African President Jacob Zuma, who was to give the keynote...
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A file photo dated July 20, 2005, shows Nobel Peace Prize winner and iconic political prisoner Nelson Mandela. (EPA/KIM LUDBROOK)


Mandela in ‘serious’ condition in hospital

Mandela in ‘serious’ condition in hospital

Johannesburg, Reuters— Former South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela was in a “serious but stable” condition on Saturday after being taken to hospital with a recurrence of a lung infection, the government said. The 94-year-old, who...