People Around The World React To News Of Nelson Mandela's Death


People hold a banner reading 'Let his dream take us far!' as they pay... News PhotoBanner - Sign,Bouches-du-Rhone,Day,Death,Former,France,Holding,Horizontal,Human Interest,Marseille,Nelson Mandela,People,Politics,President,Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur,Respect,Vieux Port - MarseillePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPPeople hold a banner reading 'Let his dream take us far!' as they pay tribute to late South African former president Nelson Mandela on the Vieux-Port in Marseille, southern France, on December 6, 2013, a day after his death. The revered icon of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa and one of the towering political figures of the 20th century died in Johannesburg on December 5, 2013 at age 95. Mandela, who was elected South Africa's first black president after spending nearly three decades in prison, had been receiving treatment for a lung infection at his Johannesburg home since September, after three months in hospital in a critical state. AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS (Photo credit should read BERTRAND LANGLOIS/AFP/Getty Images)