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Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu leaves hospital in South Africa

Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has left a South African hospital after receiving treatment, a statement said.

The Tutu Foundation, named after Mr Tutu and his wife Leah, said the 83-year-old was released on Friday morning after nearly three weeks in the Cape Town hospital.

His daughter Mpho Tutu had said he was being treated for an inflammation.

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