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Northern Ireland Peace Architect John Hume Dies At 83

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Northern Ireland Peace Architect John Hume Dies At 83Watch VideoNobel Peace Prize winner John Hume has died at the age of 83. The visionary politician is credited as the architect of the 1998 peace agreement in his native Northern Ireland.

According to his family, Hume died Monday morning after suffering from chronic health issues for several years.

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John Hume, a Roman Catholic architect of Northern Ireland's Good Friday peace agreement who won the Nobel Peace Prize for his role in ending 30 years of sectarian violence, has died at the age of 83. Francis Maguire reports.

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