Mandela Leaves the Hospital
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Former South African president Nelson Mandela left hospital on Saturday after more than a week of treatment of pneumonia that raised global concern about the health of the 94-year-old anti-apartheid leader. Mandela was driven to his Johannesburg home in a military ambulance after doctors discharged him from Mediclinic Heart Hospital in Pretoria. The South African presidency said Mandela, who spent about 10 days in hospital, would receive further medical care at his residence.

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ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION Former South African president Nelson Mandela left hospital on Saturday after more than a week of treatment of pneumonia that raised global concern about the health of the 94-year-old anti-apartheid leader. Mandela was driven to his Johannesburg home in a military ambulance after doctors discharged him from Mediclinic Heart Hospital in Pretoria. The South African presidency said Mandela, who spent about 10 days in hospital, would receive further medical care at his residence. This was the third health scare in four months for the Nobel Peace Prize laureate, who became South Africa's first black president in 1994 and who is a global symbol of tolerance and the struggle for equality.