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Continued: Nelson Mandela on life support, faces 'impending death;' family gravesite is restored

  • Article by: JASON STRAZIUSO , Associated Press
  • Last update: July 4, 2013 - 5:40 PM

Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years during white racist rule and was freed in 1990 before being elected president in all-race elections. He won the Nobel Peace Prize along with former President F.W. de Klerk.

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  • People have their pictures taken next to a makeshift shrine for Nelson Mandela, the iconic South African leader, in Pretoria, South Africa, where he his hospitalized, on July 4, 2013. Mandela is in critical condition with a lung infection. (Tomas Munita/The New York Times)

  • A girl visits a makeshift shrine to Nelson Mandela, the iconic South African leader, in Pretoria, South Africa, where he his hospitalized, on July 4, 2013. Mandela is in critical condition with a lung infection. (Tomas Munita/The New York Times)

  • ANC women's organization members, hold candles and chant prayers to honor former South African President Nelson Mandela in front of his house in the Soweto township, on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa, Thursday, July 4, 2013. Mandela remains in a critical condition in a hospital in Pretoria. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)

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