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Nelson Mandela, the revered South African anti-apartheid icon who spent 27 years in prison, led his country to democracy and became its first black president, died Thursday at home. He was 95.
- He transformed South Africa and moved all of us
- Obama: ‘He no longer belongs to us; he belongs to the ages’
- South African President Zuma: ‘Our people have lost a father’
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