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Nelson Mandela Breaking News: Obama Tours Prison Where Nelson Mandela Toiled

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President Barack Obama toured South Africa's Robben Island, where former South African President Nelson Mandela spent 18 years in a tiny cell as a political prisoner. As Nelson Mandela slowly fades into history, yet another remarkable moment is helping to seal his legacy: Millions of people around the world, united by respect and gratitude, are preparing for this beloved man to die. President Barack Obama met privately with relatives of critically ill anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela in the midst of a three-nation tour through Africa.

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