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Thousands Attend Nelson Mandala's Funeral

The funeral of late South African president Nelson Mandela is underway in his ancestral home of Qunu, where thousands of people have gathered in a large tent erected for the ceremony.On the stage behind the speakers are 95 candles, one for each year of Mr. Mandela's life. Heads of state, Prince Charles and other dignitaries are among those attending.At a Saturday briefing, minister for the presidency Collins Chabane said about 4,500 people were expected to attend the funeral and about...

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