Ex-President Mandela's Condition Now 'Critical': Government

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Reuters
Former South African president Nelson Mandela, in hospital with a recurring respiratory infection, is now in "critical" condition, a government statement said on Sunday.

Photo of former South African president Mandela in central London

Former South African president Nelson Mandela, in hospital with a recurring respiratory infection, is now in "critical" condition, a government statement said on Sunday.

The statement added that doctors were doing everything they could for the 94-year-old anti-apartheid hero.