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Large number of presidents, ministers and royalty at Mandela memorial service

Dozens of foreign leaders were expected to arrive Tuesday for the memorial service honoring former South African President Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg's FNB stadium.Here's a full list of based on information provided by the South African government and reporting by The Associated Press:— Afghan President Hamid Karzai.— Angolan Vice President Manuel Vincent.— Argentinian Acting President Amado Boudou.— Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott.— Bahamas' Prime Minister Perry Christie.— Bangladesh's President Abdul Hamid.— Belgian Prime Minister Elio di Rupo and King Philippe.— Benin's President Boni Yayi.— Botswana's President Seretse Ian Khama.— Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and three of her predecessors, including Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva.— British Prime Minister David Cameron, deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and former Prime Minister Tony Blair.— Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza.— Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and three of his predecessors.— Chadian President Idri...

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