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Africa Summit Opens in Paris

A two-day summit that has brought 40 African leaders to France opened here on Friday against the sombre backdrop of a world in mourning over the death of Nelson Mandela.

Flags above the presidential Elysee Palace were flying at half-mast and participants were to observe a minute's silence in memory of the hero of the anti-apartheid struggle.

Source: AFP. Read full article. (link)

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  • Gorilla tactics||

    France just surrendered to 40 african nations?