Nelson Mandela's funeral service ends
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The site of Nelson Mandela's funeral is seen in Qunu, Eastern Cape of South Africa, Dec. 15, 2013.

The site of Nelson Mandela's funeral is seen in Qunu, Eastern Cape of South Africa, Dec. 15, 2013. Nelson Mandela's funeral service ends in his ancestral village of Qunu in Eastern Cape on Sunday. He was buried next to his relatives as he wished in Qunu, a small village, where Mandela spent most of years in his childhood. (Xinhua/Zhang Chen)

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Nelson Mandela's funeral service ends

QUNU, South Africa, Dec. 15 (Xinhua) -- Nelson Mandela's funeral service ends in his ancestral village of Qunu in Eastern Cape on Sunday.Full Story

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QUNU, South Africa, Dec. 15 (Xinhua) -- South African President Jacob Zuma said Africa commits to carrying forward Mandela's legacy at the official funeral ceremony of the country's former president Nelson Mandela held in Qunu on Sunday.Full Story

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KUNU, South Africa, Dec. 15 (Xinhua) -- Mandela's funeral is underway at his ancestral village of Qunu in Eastern Cape on Sunday.

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CAPE TOWN, Dec. 14 (Xinhua) -- About 450 these guests will be allowed at the burial site during former South African president Nelson Mandela's funeral, the government said on Saturday.

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MTHATHA, South Africa, Dec. 14 (Xinhua) -- Former South African president Nelson Mandela's remains arrived at his ancestral home at Qunu in Eastern Cape region for burial on Sunday.Full Story

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