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Mandela criticises Mugabe

Former South African leader Nelson Mandela has said there is a "tragic failure of leadership" in Zimbabwe.

It is the first time he has criticised Robert Mugabe's rule in Zimbabwe and the escalating violence.

Nelson Mandela made his comments at a dinner speech in London.


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