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Prayers Are Said As Nelson Mandela Remains In a Critical Condition

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 27: Ninetly-five children carry 95 balloons as they march and sing for former President Nelson Mandela outside the Mediclinic Heart Hospital where Mandela is being treated for a recurring lung infection June 27, 2013 in Pretoria, South Africa. Family members and President Jacob Zuma have visited Mandela in the hospital today. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Mandela watched by South Africa

Well-wishers are turning out in droves to show their support for the ailing Nelson Mandela, whose condition is still being closely monitored at a South African hospital. School children released balloons into the air on June 27 outside the hospital, one for each of Mandela's 94 years.