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National Cathedral bids a warm, prayerful goodbye to Nelson Mandela - Religion News Service

National Cathedral bids a warm, prayerful goodbye to Nelson Mandela - Religion News Service | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
National Cathedral bids a warm, prayerful goodbye to Nelson Mandela
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From left, Vice President Joe Biden, South African ambassador Ibrahim Rasool, his wife Rosieda Shabodien, Sec.
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Obama: Flags To Be Flown At Half-Staff In Honor Of Nelson Mandela

Obama: Flags To Be Flown At Half-Staff In Honor Of Nelson Mandela | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama ordered flags at the White House and other public and military facilities to be flown at half-staff through sunset on December 9 to honor the passing of Nelson Mandela.
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Mandela to be eulogized in the sanctuary where U.S. presidents are remembered

Mandela to be eulogized in the sanctuary where U.S. presidents are remembered | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
Tributes to South African president will culminate Wednesday with service at National Cathedral.
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Washington, D.C. remembers Mandela

Washington, D.C. remembers Mandela | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
South African Ambassador to the U.S. Ebrahim Rasool, D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray, and others commemorate former South African president Nelson Mandela at the South African Embassy.
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Washington National Cathedral Memorial:We Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool

Washington National Cathedral Memorial:We Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it

"We must continue the long walk."

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Biden: Mandela the 'most impressive' person he's ever met

Biden: Mandela the 'most impressive' person he's ever met | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
"Nelson Mandela taught us trust is possible," Biden said at National Cathedral.
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Tribute to Nelson Mandela

The ambassador of South Africa to the United States, Ebrahim Rasool, took part in a tribute to Nelson Mandela at Georgetown.
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Mandela Death: Ebrahim Rasool pays tribute at Howard University - WJLA

Mandela Death: Ebrahim Rasool pays tribute at Howard University - WJLA | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it

Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool will visit the school as students, faculty and alumni honor the legacy of South Africa's first black president.

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Nelson Mandela Death: South African Embassy memorial grows - WJLA

Nelson Mandela Death: South African Embassy memorial grows - WJLA | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it

"A part of our hearts are ripped out because Nelson Mandela was an anchor of everything we stood for," said Ebrahim Rasool.

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National Cathedral bids a warm, prayerful goodbye to Nelson Mandela - Religion News Service

National Cathedral bids a warm, prayerful goodbye to Nelson Mandela - Religion News Service | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
National Cathedral bids a warm, prayerful goodbye to Nelson Mandela
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From left, Vice President Joe Biden, South African ambassador Ibrahim Rasool, his wife Rosieda Shabodien, Sec.
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Excerpts of South African Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool's Keynote Address at CAIR's Banquet

WASHINGTON, D.C., 10/3/13) -- The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, today re...
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South African ambassador: We owe Americans

South African ambassador: We owe Americans | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
Ebrahim Rasool, the South African Ambassador to the U.S., joins Wolf Blitzer to remember the legacy of Nelson Mandela.
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U.S. Flags Lowered For Mandela, A Rare Honor For Foreign Leaders

U.S. Flags Lowered For Mandela, A Rare Honor For Foreign Leaders | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
U.S. flags are being flown at half-staff — a symbolic gesture of a nation in mourning.
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Honoring Mandela, 'a truly, truly extraordinary man' - Washington Post

Honoring Mandela, 'a truly, truly extraordinary man' - Washington Post | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
Washington Post Honoring Mandela, 'a truly, truly extraordinary man' Washington Post Vice President Biden headed a solemn yet joyous three-hour memorial service at Washington National Cathedral for Nelson Mandela, the former political prisoner who...
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Mandela Suffered The Most So He Could Ask The Most, Says Ambassador

Mandela Suffered The Most So He Could Ask The Most, Says Ambassador | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
The world is reacting to news that Nelson Mandela has passed away. Ebrahim Rasool, South Africa's Ambassador to the United States, met Mandela in prison and he's been inspired by him ever since.
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Washington National Cathedral Memorial: Rev. Alan Boesak

Washington National Cathedral Memorial: Rev. Alan Boesak | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it

"It's not over until God says it's over."

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Biden Signs Mandela Condolence Book At South African Embassy

Biden Signs Mandela Condolence Book At South African Embassy | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
BY NEDRA PICKLER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden honored the memory of anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela Monday by making an inscription in a condolence book at the South African Embassy that said Americans...
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Amb. Rasool's Message to Global South Africans after news of Madiba's passing

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South African Ambassador to US: Mandela 'embodied our goodness'

Central China TV's Mike Walter speaks with South Africa's Ambassador to the U.S. Ebrahim Rasool, on the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. Rasool was an activist during Mandela...

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South African ambassador: When I met Nelson Mandela ... - Washington Post

South African ambassador: When I met Nelson Mandela ... - Washington Post | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it

South African Ambassador to the U.S. Ebrahim Rasool recounts his remarkable tale of how he came to know Nelson Mandela while they both were in Pollsmoor Prison. (The Washington Post)

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Audio — Drivetime, 17 Dec Ebrahim Rasool Talks on Madiba's Legacy

Audio — Drivetime, 17 Dec Ebrahim Rasool Talks on Madiba's Legacy | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it

Tata Nelson Mandela has been buried. To celebrate and honour him a 9 metre bronze plated statue was unveiled by president Jacob Zuma yesterday at the 100 year old Union Buildings. To look back at the struggle and his times with Tata Madiba we have online SA Ambassador to the USA Ebrahim Rasool for more analysis.

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Joe Biden, South African Ambassador among others at Nelson Mandela Memorial

Joe Biden, South African Ambassador among others at Nelson Mandela Memorial | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it

Hundreds came to pay tribute to the late Nelson Mandela at a memorial service at the Washington National Cathedral Wednesday.  

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Joe Biden Celebrates Mandela's Life At National Cathedral

Joe Biden Celebrates Mandela's Life At National Cathedral | Embassy of South Africa Washington DC | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (RNS) Joe Biden was a young senator from Delaware when he was first exposed to the evils of apartheid.
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