People Around The World React To News Of Nelson Mandela's Death - DC
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Dec. 6, 2013. Flowers are placed at the foot of a statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela at the South African embassy in Washington. The iconic anti-apartheid leader died on December 5 at the age of 95.Olivier Douliery—Abaca USA
People Around The World React To News Of Nelson Mandela's Death - DC
SOUTH AFRICA. Soweto. December 6, 2013. Reaction to the death of Nelson Mandela on the streets outside of his former home.
SOUTH AFRICA. Soweto. December 6, 2013. Reaction to the death of Nelson Mandela on the streets outside of his former home.
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Dec. 6, 2013. Flowers are placed at the foot of a statue of former South African President Nelson Mandela at the South African embassy in Washington. The iconic anti-apartheid lead
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