Nelson Mandela: Obama meets Mandela family, police disperse protesters

June 29, 2013   // 0 Comments

JOHANNESBURG US President Barack Obama met the family of South Africa's ailing anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela on Saturday and he praised the critically ill, retired statesman as one of history's greatest figures. The faltering health of Mandela, 94, a figure admired globally as a symbol of struggle against injustice and racism, is dominating Obama's two-day visit to South Africa. But Obama...

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