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Mandela's Body Arrives in Hometown Village

The body of former South African president Nelson Mandela has arrived in Eastern Cape village of Qunu, the hometown of the former anti-apartheid leader. Well-wishers lined the streets on Saturday as a security-led convoy carried Mr. Mandela's body from the airport in Mthatha to the nearby village. VOA correspondent Scott Bobb has been following the convoy. He said the onlookers' mood was one of excitement and jubilation, tinged with sadness. A large tent has been set up in Qunu for...

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