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Good Friday Agreement architect Seamus Mallon dies at 83

Reuters Friday, 24 January 2020
Former Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Seamus Mallon, one of the architects of the 1998 Good Friday peace agreement, died on Friday aged 83, drawing tributes from across a political divide he helped to bridge.
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News video: Former Stormont deputy first minister Seamus Mallon has died aged 83

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The ex-deputy leader of the nationalist SDLP and MP was an architect of the Northern Ireland peace process and a key figure in negotiating the 1998 Good Friday Agreement which largely halted violence. He implemented the newborn political powersharing at the devolved parliament at Stormont and his...

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