Britain's Queen Elizabeth II shakes hands with Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness in 2012. File photo: AP Britain's Queen Elizabeth II shakes hands with Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness in 2012. File photo: AP
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II shakes hands with Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness in 2012. File photo: AP
Obituaries

Martin McGuinness, Irish rebel turned politician, dies at 66

Martin McGuinness emerged as one of the most prominent players in the conflict between mostly Catholic republicans who wanted a united Ireland, and largely Protestant unionists who favoured continued ties with the UK, a conflagration which claimed 3,500 lives

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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II shakes hands with Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness in 2012. File photo: AP Britain's Queen Elizabeth II shakes hands with Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness in 2012. File photo: AP
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II shakes hands with Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness in 2012. File photo: AP
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