North Korea says it has deported an elderly US tourist and war veteran detained for more than a month for alleged hostile acts against the country, a move welcomed by the US.
Nelson Mandela's memorial on Tuesday at Johannesburg's FNB Stadium promises to be one of the largest such gatherings in generations.
President Barack Obama and his two immediate predecessors, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton, will all travel to South Africa to attend memorial events for Nelson Mandela.
Israeli Foreign Minister Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman has said Israeli-Palestinian peace talks are unlikely to bear fruit within the envisioned nine-month time-frame.
Thai authorities said Saturday they would rebuild barricades around key state buildings in Bangkok after opposition protesters called for a final push to topple the government.
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Not very many South Africans can say they visited Nelson Mandela on his 92nd birthday, but Justin Schaaf can.
Former Springbok and Bafana Bafana players are expected to pay their respects to Mandela on Saturday.
A Cape Town family recounts the moment when they got to meet Madiba.