URGENT ¥¥¥ Mandela's health improving: S.Africa presidency

Nelson Mandela is showing signs of improvement in response to the treatment he is receiving in hospital for a recurrence of pneumonia, the South African presidency said Sunday.

"Mandela had a restful day and continues to receive treatment," President Jacob Zuma's office said in a statement, adding that doctors "have reported a further improvement in his condition".

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