Iran mourns death of South Africa's 'freedom-loving revolutionary'
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif wrote on his Facebook page that "Iran is mourning together with all of South Africa the death of Nelson Mandela, who inspired humanity with his courage and compassion."


Zarif said Mandela "was a freedom-loving revolutionary who not only resisted and overcame oppression, racism and apartheid, but also conquered force, anger, hatred, violence and feelings of revenge." (AFP)