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Archive: Former US President Bill Clinton on Mandela

5 December 2013 Last updated at 22:32 GMT

In the course of making a two-part BBC profile of Nelson Mandela, David Dimbleby spoke to a number of leading figures who knew Mandela well.

Former US President Bill Clinton became the first serving American President to visit South Africa and, in later years, a close friend of Nelson Mandela.

However, he said they didn't always see eye to eye.

First broadcast in 2003