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Nelson Mandela Admitted To Hospital

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Former South African President Nelson Mandela on the eve of his 94th birthday at his residence July 17, 2012 in Qunu, South Africa. (Photo by Barbara Kinney/Clinton Foundation via Getty Images)
Former South African President Nelson Mandela on the eve of his 94th birthday at his residence July 17, 2012 in Qunu, South Africa. (Photo by Barbara Kinney/Clinton Foundation via Getty Images)


JOHANNESBURG, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Former South African president Nelson Mandela has been admitted to hospital for tests, the government said on Saturday.

It gave no details but said in a statement there was no cause for alarm about the health of the 94-year-old anti-apartheid leader.

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