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African women join in a demonstration in South Africa, Aug. 16, 1962, demanding the release of Nelson Mandela, former secretary of the banned African National Congress, who appeared in court on a charge of incitement. The women, together with Winnie Mandela chanted "down with Verwoerd on the steps of the Johannesburg City Hall. (AP PhotoDennis Lee Royle)
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FILE - In this March 27, 1998 file photo, South African President Nelson Mandela, left, and U.S. President Bill Clinton peer through the bars of prison cell No. 5, the cramped, gray cell where Mandela was jailed for 18 years in his struggle against apartheid, on Robben Island, South Africa. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoRick Wilking, Pool)
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Get-well messages and images of former South African President Nelson Mandela are left by well wishers outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where he is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa Saturday, June 29, 2013. President Barack Obama encouraged leaders in Africa and around the world Saturday to follow former South African President Nelson Mandela's example of country before self, as the U.S. president prepared to pay personal respects to relatives who have been gathered around the critically ill anti-apartheid icon. (AP PhotoBen Curtis)
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African National Congress President Nelson Mandela salutes the crowd in Galeshewe Stadium near Kimberley, South Africa, before a "People's Forum?" Friday, Feb. 25, 1994. Mandela is on a three-day campaign swing for the April all-race general election through the Northern Cape Province. Mandela called on supporters on Friday to stop chasing President F.W. de Klerk from black areas, saying the ANC could win April?s election ?hands down? without help from hecklers. (AP PhotoDavid Brauchli)
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela smiles during his meeting with a group of Mandela Rhodes Scholars for 2006, in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2006. Mandela, fresh from a two-week holiday in Mauritius, was in high spirits when he met the 15 students chosen to benefit from a scholarship of which he is the patron. (AP PhotoThemba Hadebe)
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FILE - In this April 27, 1994, file photo, a long line of people wait outside the polling station in the black township of Soweto, in the southwest suburbs of Johannesburg, to vote in South Africa's first all-race elections. Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95. South African President Jacob Zuma made the announcement at a news conference late Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, saying "we've lost our greatest son." (AP PhotoDenis Farrell, File)
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A group of wellwishers hold up get-well placards outside the entrance to the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa, Sunday, June 16, 2013. South Africa's president says that Nelson Mandela is seeing sustained improvement from the recurring lung infection that is forcing him to spend a ninth day in the hospital. (AP PhotoBen Curtis)
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African National Congress President Nelson Mandela delivers his victory speech against a backdrop of the new South African flag, at a hotel in downtown Johannesburg, May 2, 1994. (AP PhotoDavid Brauchli)
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FILE - In this Aug. 22, 1996 file photo, the Dalai Lama, left, walks hand-in-hand with South African President Nelson Mandela prior to an official reception at the presidential office in Cape Town, South Africa. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoSasa Kralj, File)
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FILE - In this Aug. 12, 1999 file photo, Ahmed Kathrada reads from a just-published book of his prison correspondence in the cell where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned on Robben Island, near Cape Town, South Africa. Kathrada was one of seven men sentenced with Mandela to life in prison for sabotage and plotting to overthrow the white government in what was known as the Rivonia treason trial. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoDenis Farrell, File)
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FILE - In this Dec. 10, 1993 file photo, South African Deputy President F.W. de Klerk, right, and South African President Nelson Mandela pose with their Nobel Peace Prize Gold Medals and Diplomas in Oslo. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoNTB, File)
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FILE - In this July 11, 2010 file photo, former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, sits next to his wife, Graca Machel, as they are driven across the field ahead of the World Cup final soccer match between the Netherlands and Spain at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoLuca Bruno, File)
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FILE - In this May 15, 2004 file photo, former South African President Nelson Mandela lifts the World Cup trophy in Zurich, Switzerland, after FIFA's executive committee announced that South Africa would host the 2010 World Cup soccer tournament. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoMichael Probst, File)
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FILE - In this Feb. 13, 1990 file photo, Nelson Mandela and Winnie Mandela give black power salutes as they enter Soccer City stadium in the Soweto township of Johannesburg, South Africa, shortly after his release from 27 years in prison. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoUdo Weitz, File)
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FILE - In this May 8, 1996 file photo, South African President Nelson Mandela, center, applauds along with his two deputy presidents, Thabo Mbeki, left, and F.W. de Klerk, after a new constitution was approved by the Constitutional Assembly in Cape Town, South Africa. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoArgus, Leon Muller, File)
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In this photo taken on Thursday, July 12, 2012, of Former South African President Nelson Mandela at the Drakenstein Correctional Centre from where he was released on Feb. 11, 1990, in Paarl, South Africa. The country celebrates Mandela's 94th birthday, Wednesday, July 18, 2012. (AP PhotoSchalk van Zuydam)
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FILE - In this July 24, 2007, file photo, former South African President Nelson Mandela, who turned 89 years old on July 18, laughs while celebrating his birthday with children at the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund in Johannesburg. South Africa's president says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoDenis Farrell, File)
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FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2007 file photo, former South African President Nelson Mandela reacts as German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, waves farewell after a meeting at the Nelson Mandela Foundation building in Johannesburg, South Africa. Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been hospitalized with a stomach ailment, according to a government statement issued Saturday Feb. 25, 2012 about the 93-year-old anti-apartheid icon. (AP PhotoPeter Dejong, file)
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From left: The Mayor of London Ken Livingstone, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, applaud former South African president Nelson Mandela as he looks on with wife Graca Machel during a statue unveiling ceremony in his honour in London's Parliament Square, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007. The statue depicting Nelson Mandela delivering a speech, by sculptor Ian Walters, is nine-feet (2.7-metres) high, made of bronze and faces the Houses of Parliament. (AP PhotoDaniel Berehulakpool)
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FILE - In this Oct. 3, 1994 file photo, South African President Nelson Mandela addresses the 49th United Nations General Assembly session, five months after being inaugurated at South Africa's first black president. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoRichard Drew, File)
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A well-wisher, seen reflected in a portrait of Nelson Mandela, observes the flowers and get-well messages left outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where former South African President Nelson Mandela is being treated in Pretoria, South Africa Monday, July 8, 2013. There was no official update Monday morning on the health of the 94-year-old former president and anti-apartheid leader, who was admitted June 8 to the hospital for a recurring lung infection. (AP PhotoBen Curtis)
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A young girl looks at 'Get Well' messages to former South African President Nelson Mandela, at a school adjacent to the Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, South Africa, Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. 92-year old Mandela, is fondly known as "Madiba", is said to be undergoing routine medical tests at the Milpark Hospital. (AP PhotoThemba Hadebe)
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FILE - In this Feb. 11, 1990, file photo, Nelson Mandela and his wife, Winnie, raise clenched fists as they walk hand-in-hand upon his release from prison in Cape Town, South Africa. South Africa's president says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoGreg English, File)
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Nelson Mandela holds up two pens given to him by the Union of Mine Workers at his victory celebration on Monday, May 2, 1994 in Johannesburg. Mandela was celebrating the win which is set to sweep him and the ANC to power after South Africa's first all-race elections. The mine workers asked him to sign the new constitution and other important documents with the pens. (AP PhotoJohn Parkin)
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South African President Nelson Mandela speaks after receiving an Honorary Doctor ate of Law degree at Howard University Friday, Oct. 7, 1994, in Washington. Mandela will depart Washington later tonight after a four state visit. (AP PhotoMark Wilson)
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Soweto Township residents celebrate the African National Congress's victory in South Africa's historic all race election in Soweto, South Africa, Monday, May 2, 1994. Nelson Mandela will be elected South Africa's first black President on Friday. (AP PhotoLynne Sladky)
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South African President Nelson Mandela gestures while talking to President Bill Clinton as they walk through the Colonnades to the Oval office of the White House on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 1994. On Wednesday, President Clinton called the South African president's state visit "a summit, and a celebration," and defended U.S. efforts to aid the fledging government. (AP PhotoDoug Mills)
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President F.W. de Klerk (right) shakes hands with African National congress President Nelson Mandela (right) at the World Trade Centre near Johannesburg, on Thursday, Nov. 18, 1993. The two leaders met after negotiators finished work on an interim constitution and bill of rights for a post-apartheid South Africa. (AP PhotoDavid Brauchli)
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FILE - In this March 23, 1999 file photo, South African President Nelson Mandela, left, and American pop singer Michael Jackson arrive at a news conference in Cape Town, South Africa, where Jackson announced dates for two concerts with profits to go to various funds including the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP PhotoObed Zilwa, File)
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela reacts at the Mandela foundation, in Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday June 2, 2009, during a meeting with a group of American and South African students as part of a series of activities leading to Mandela Day on July 18th. (AP PhotoPool-Theana Calitz-Bilt, Pool)
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Former South African President Nelson Mandela, left, greets Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat in Johannesburg, South Africa, Thursday, August 3, 2000. Mandela said he would call President Clinton and the leaders of Britain, France, Egypt and Saudi Arabia, as the Palestinian leader requested, and urge them to work together to get the peace process back on track. (AP Photo)
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Cuban President Fidel Castro, right, and African leader Nelson Mandela gesture during the celebration of the "Day of the Revolution" in Matanzas Saturday, July 27, 1991. Cubans celebrate 38th anniversary of the revolution. (AP PhotoAlejandro Balaguer)

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