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December 5, 2013 8:10 PM

Coble recalls meeting with Mandela

Rep. Howard Coble, who met Nelson Mandela in 1990, remembered him as man who did not express "any bitterness or resentment." Coble called his meeting with Mandela "one of the highlights of my life." Mandela died Thursday at the age of 95.

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