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As it happened: Reaction to Nelson Mandela's death

Nelson Mandela's legacy | South Africa

Al Jazeera English on Twitter: "In-depth coverage after the passing of iconic South African leader Nelson #Mandela |"

On Nelson Mandela

Today we lost not only a great man; we also lost one of the world’s greatest leaders. Everyone will have been impacted by Nelson Mandela in their own …

Nelson Mandela death: The man who destroyed apartheid<p><b>After being jailed for life in 1964, Nelson Mandela became a worldwide symbol of resistance to apartheid. But his opposition to racism began many years</b> …

RT @AFP: Nelson Mandela and his wife salute crowds upon his release from prison on February 11, 1990. Photo by Alexander Joe

Matt Pearce 🦅 on Twitter: "The New Yorker's Mandela cover is a hell of a thing."

Mandela's art of 'understanding the enemy' | South Africa

<b>Johannesburg, South Africa</b> - It was a gloriously clear winter's day in Johannesburg, and my ears were still ringing with the throb of the Boeing 747 engines that had flown by a few minutes before, so low it seemed below the level of the floodlights around the Ellis Park stadium. The crowd roared as …

Nelson Mandela dies aged 95 – 5 December 2013

Summary<p><b>Nelson Mandela, one of the most significant figures of the twentieth and twenty first centuries has died aged 95 at his home in Johannesburg</b>. He passed away in the company of his family.• <b><br>Mandela's legacy and memory has been celebrated and his passing mourned by leaders around the world</b>.</b> …

'Long live Nelson Mandela, long live!'

First came boys and girls in pyjamas. A touch that Nelson Mandela, who spent long years in prison missing the sound of children, would have loved.<p>Then they came, in ever greater numbers, men and women, black and white, waving lit candles and South Africa national flags and of course cameraphones, …

Al Jazeera English on Twitter: "Mandela's vision of tolerance under threat |"

Nelson Mandela - BBC News

Latest news<p>South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela is buried at his ancestral home, after political and religious leaders pay tribute at his state funeral.<p>15 December 2013<p>It has been a momentous week of mourning, chaos, celebration and reflection in South Africa following the death of …

RT @AJStream: Take a look at #Mandela trending worldwide: Nearly 3.5 million mentions so far.

RT @AJStream: Former South African President Nelson #Mandela has passed away at the age of 95.

RT @guardiannews: Guardian front page, Friday 6 December 2013: Nelson Mandela 1918-2013

Nelson Mandela: a leader above all others

When Helen Suzman went to see Nelson Mandela on Robben Island in 1967, the first prisoner she encountered was a man called Eddie Daniels, who told her: "Yes, we know who you are. Don't waste time talking to us. Go and talk to Mandela at the end of the row. He's our leader." Daniels's absolute …

Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela

BBC Breaking News on Twitter: "Nelson Mandela: Remembering the man who embodied South Africa's long walk to freedom"