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Huge crowds file past Nelson Mandela's body in Pretoria

Long queues have formed outside government buildings in Pretoria as people gather to pay their respects to Nelson Mandela.

The late president is lying in state at the Union Buildings ahead of his funeral on Sunday.

The BBC's Andrew Harding has been describing the moment he paid his respects to a "peaceful" Mr Mandela.

  • 11 Dec 2013
  • From the section Africa
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