Martin McGuinness: Ex-paramilitary who helped bring peace to N. Ireland

Martin McGuinness: Ex-paramilitary who helped bring peace to N. IrelandNorthern Ireland’s Martin McGuinness, who died aged 66, was a former paramilitary who became a key behind-the-scenes negotiator for the peace process. McGuinness, who resigned as Northern Ireland’s deputy first minister in January amid ill-health and a breakdown in relations with the rival Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), died during the night of Monday to Tuesday, his Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein said.



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