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Santos on Garcia Marquez: 'Probably the greatest Colombian we've had'

A formal ceremony has taken place Mexico City to remember Nobel prize-winning author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who died on Thursday aged 87.

The event was attended by Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and his Colombian counterpart Juan Manuel Santos.

In an exclusive interview with the BBC's Will Grant, President Santos described the author as "probably the greatest Colombian" in the country's history.

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