Mandela memorial service - updates

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Obama, Cameron 'selfie' at Mandela memorial creates stir

Dec 11, 2013 - 7:20 AM

The so called selfie was quickly picked up by major international news outlets and went viral on social media sites with many questioning whether the moment of mirth was appropriate for the occasion

SELFIE. US President Barack Obama (R) and British Prime Minister David Cameron pose for a picture with Denmark's Prime Minister Helle Thorning Schmidt (C) next to US First Lady Michelle Obama (R) during the memorial service of South African former president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium (Soccer City) in Johannesburg on December 10, 2013. Photo by Roberto Schmidt/AFP

Disillusioned South Africans boo Pres. Zuma at Mandela memorial

Dec 11, 2013 - 6:46 AM

Jacob Zuma was booed repeatedly by some among the tens of thousands of people gathered to bid a final farewell to Nelson Mandela the man whose shoes he has sometimes battled to fill

BOOED. South African Pres. Jacob Zuma arrives for the memorial service of South African former president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium (Soccer City) in Johannesburg on December 10, 2013. Photo by Alexander Joe/AFP