Nelson Mandela Memorial Service

World leaders joined thousands of South Africans to honour Nelson Mandela in a memorial that celebrated his gift for bringing enemies together across political and racial divides.


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Islamic State presses assault on Syrian border town, Kurds warn Turkey

SURUC Turkey/BEIRUT - Islamic State insurgents pushed on with their assault on a Syrian border town on Thursday despite coalition air strikes meant to weaken them, sending thousands more Kurdish refugees into Turkey and dragging Ankara deeper into the conflict. | Video