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Archbishop pays tribute to 'bridge-builder' Seamus Mallon at funeral

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Archbishop pays tribute to 'bridge-builder' Seamus Mallon at funeral

Archbishop pays tribute to 'bridge-builder' Seamus Mallon at funeral

Seamus Mallon was a bridge-builder who dedicated himself to peacemaking, the head of the Catholic Church in Ireland has told mourners at his funeral.

The former Stormont deputy first minister and architect of the Northern Ireland peace process died on Friday, aged 83.

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