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Mandela's body in Pretoria to lie in state for 3 days

Pretoria, S. Africa - The day after thousands gathered to celebrate his life, Nelson Mandela's body was moved to the South African capital of Pretoria.

Thousands lined the streets to pay their respects as the casket, draped in a South African flag, was taken to the Union Buildings, where it is now on display.

Mandela's body will lie in state for three days for public viewing before being flown to his home village of Qunu.

It is in Qunu where his funeral will be held privately, on Sunday.

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