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S.Africa blocks release of anti-apartheid hero Hani's killer

South Africa's top court on Friday blocked the release from jail of Polish immigrant Janusz Walus who shot dead anti-apartheid hero Chris Hani in 1993. Walus, 64, has served 24 years of a life sentence for the murder, which took South Africa to the brink of race war as negotiations to end apartheid entered their final phase. The Supreme Court upheld an appeal by the government to overturn last year's High Court decision to free Walus on parole.
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