Mandela’s friends awarded in London

Pose holding certificates of their award of the Freedom of the City of London during a ceremony at the Guildhall in London on January 27, 2016.
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South African politician Ahmed Kathrada (L) and South Afrian social campaigner Denis Goldberg (2L), both who were active in the anti-apartheid struggle and formerly imprisoned with Nelson Mandela at Robben Island, along with members of their legal defence team South African-born British lawyer Joel Joffe (2R) and Greek lawyer George Bizos (R), and Alderman Patricia Scotland (3L)and Lord Mayor of London Jeffrey Evans (3R) pose with recipients holding certificates of their award of the Freedom of the City of London during a ceremony at the Guildhall in London on January 27, 2016. The four along with a third former prisoner Andrew Mlangeni, who was unable to attend, received their awards in reognition of their fight for freedom and recial equality. (AFP/Getty Images)
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(L-R) South African politician Ahmed Kathrada and South Afrian social campaigner Denis Goldberg, both who were active in the anti-apartheid struggle and formerly imprisoned with Nelson Mandela at Robben Island, along with members of their legal defence team South African-born British lawyer Joel Joffe and Greek lawyer George Bizos, pose holding certificates of their award of the Freedom of the City of London during a ceremony at the Guildhall in London on January 27, 2016. The four along with a third former prisoner Andrew Mlangeni, who was unable to attend, received their awards in reognition of their fight for freedom and recial equality. (AFP/Getty Images)
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South African politician Ahmed Kathrada (L) and South Afrian social campaigner Denis Goldberg (R), both who were active in the anti-apartheid struggle and formerly imprisoned with Nelson Mandela at Robben Island, pose holding certificates of their award of the Freedom of the City of London during a ceremony at the Guildhall in London on January 27, 2016. The four along with a third former prisoner Andrew Mlangeni, who was unable to attend, received their awards in reognition of their fight for freedom and recial equality. (AFP/Getty Images)
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(L-R) South African politician Ahmed Kathrada and South Afrian social campaigner Denis Goldberg, both who were active in the anti-apartheid struggle and formerly imprisoned with Nelson Mandela at Robben Island, along with members of their legal defence team South African-born British lawyer Joel Joffe and Greek lawyer George Bizos, pose holding certificates of their award of the Freedom of the City of London during a ceremony at the Guildhall in London on January 27, 2016. The four along with a third former prisoner Andrew Mlangeni, who was unable to attend, received their awards in reognition of their fight for freedom and recial equality. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Fai Mathews of Seattle holds portraits of Nelson Mandela and Martin Luther King Jr. during a Martin Luther King Day rally and march in Seattle, Washington on January 18, 2016. (AFP/Getty Images)
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ANC supporters pray in front of the courthouse of Johannesburg, 28 December 1956, to support 152 anti-apartheid militants, in which Nelson Mandela, during their trial. (AFP/Getty Images)
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ANC supporters give the thumb up as a prison van with anti-apartheid militants go to Johannesburg's courthouse, 28 December 1956. 152 anti-apartheid militants, in which Nelson Mandela, are on trial in Johannesburg. (AFP/Getty Images)
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A file photo dated 1961 of South African anti-apartheid leader and African National Congress (ANC) member Nelson Mandela. (AFP/Getty Images)