Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton recalls Nelson Mandela's inauguration as the first black president of South Africa in 1994 and the example of forgiveness he set following his decades-long imprisonment.
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Former secretary of state pays tribute to former president of South Africa, who passed away Thursday
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President Obama praised Nelson Mandela, the former president of South Africa who passed away on Thursday, as one of the "most influential, courageous, and profoundly good human beings that any of us will share time with on this earth."
President and former U.S. presidents pay tribute to iconic South African leader by remarking on the way he inspired millions
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