South Africa’s de Klerk in Hospital

    LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - APRIL 17: Former South African President F.W. de Klerk and wife Elita leave after attending the funeral service of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher at St Paul's Cathedral on April 17, 2013 in London, England. Dignitaries from around the world today join Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh as the United Kingdom pays tribute to former Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher during a Ceremonial funeral with military honours at St Paul's Cathedral. Lady Thatcher, who died last week, was the first British female Prime Minister and served from 1979 to 1990. (Photo by Olivia Harris  - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

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    South Africa’s last white president, F.W. de Klerk, the co-winner of the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize with Nelson Mandela, was hospitalized on Tuesday to install a pacemaker. De Klerk, 77, is expected to be discharged within 24 hours. Mandela, 94, has been hospitalized for the past three weeks for a lung infection.

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