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Good Friday Agreement architect Seamus Mallon dead 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, his Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) said.
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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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