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    South African Authorities Prepare for Enormous Crowds at Mandela Memoriali
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    December 09, 2013 5:29 PM
    Mourners in South Africa are expected to crowd into a football stadium Tuesday for the main public memorial service for former president and anti-apartheid leader, Nelson Mandela, who died last week at age 95. VOA’s Scott Bobb reports from the scene in Johannesburg.

    South African Authorities Prepare for Enormous Crowds at Mandela Memorial

    Published December 09, 2013

    Mourners in South Africa are expected to crowd into a football stadium Tuesday for the main public memorial service for former president and anti-apartheid leader, Nelson Mandela, who died last week at age 95. VOA’s Scott Bobb reports from the scene in Johannesburg.


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