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  7/18/2013, Av 11, 5773

President Obama Honors Mandela on 95th Birthday

Times of India says President Obama and his wife Michelle sent their wishes and prayers to former South African leader Nelson Mandela on his 95th birthday. 

Mandela is critically ill in the hospital, although he's said to be improving and could be discharged soon. 

The Obamas say the world can honor Mandela by heeding his example and serving others, reports Times of India