A state funeral for former South African president Nelson Mandela will be held on December 15, President Jacob Zuma has announced in a televised address. The anti-apartheid hero will be buried in his ancestral home of Qunu in the country’s Eastern Cape.
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Protesters pucker up for Turkey ‘kissing demonstration'
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Protesters puckered up in Turkey’s capital Ankara over the weekend as part of a “kissing demonstration" in response to a public announcement urging commuters at the city’s Kurtuluş metro station to behave with moral propriety.
By HÜRRIYET DAILY NEWS (text)
Ankara locals managed to take their mass kissing demonstrations to the city’s Kurtuluş subway station as planned despite heavy security measures and opposing groups that tried to intervene at the site.