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Argentine football legend Diego Maradona buried in private ceremony

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Argentine football legend, Diego Maradona has been buried next to his parents at the outskirts of Buenos Aires in a private ceremony.

Only about 24 relatives and close friends attended the final ceremony. Earlier, tens of thousands queued up to view his coffin and to pay their last respect.

Maradona died of heart attack on Wednesday at age 60.

His death triggered mourning around the world, but nowhere was it felt more fiercely than in his country, which saw him as a national hero.

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