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Good Friday Agreement architect Seamus Mallon dead at 83, his party says

Credit: Reuters- Published on January 24, 2020
Former Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Seamus Mallon, one of the architects of the 1998 Good Friday Agreement, died on Friday aged 83, his Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) said.
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Published on January 24, 2020 -  00:41
Former Stormont deputy first minister Seamus Mallon has died aged 83
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 former partner in government and ex-first minister Lord Trimble said he was a committed democrat who lived up to his word.

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