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CIA tip-off 'led to 1962 arrest of Nelson Mandela'

Nelson Mandela's arrest in 1962 came as a result of a tip-off from an agent of the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), a report says.

The revelations, made in the Sunday Times newspaper, are based on an interview with ex-CIA agent Donald Rickard shortly before he died.

Karen Allen reports.

  • 16 May 2016
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