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South Africans Mourn as Mandela Buried

Former South African president Nelson Mandela has been laid to rest after 10 days of mourning for the revered anti-apartheid leader.Under a mostly sunny blue sky, a military procession carried Mr. Mandela's remains to a gravesite in his rural hometown of Qunu on Sunday.After a brief service, soldiers fired a 21-round salute, military planes flew overhead and the body was lowered into its grave. Earlier, more than 4,000 people attended an emotional state funeral for Mr. Mandela in Qunu,...

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