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#Martin McGuinness

# martin-mcguinness - Saturday 19 October, 2019

1972 IRA documentary was ‘banned’ from being shown
# Spotlight On The Trouble
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# Spotlight On The Trouble

1972 IRA documentary was ‘banned’ from being shown

Oct 19th 2019, 12:38 PM 49,159 Views 43 Comments

The Secret Army documentary includes scenes which show Martin McGuinness with a car which was later used to bomb Derry and handling a gun.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 6 September, 2019

Documentary links Martin McGuinness and Ian Paisley to new Troubles-era bomb attacks
# Northern Ireland
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# Northern Ireland

Documentary links Martin McGuinness and Ian Paisley to new Troubles-era bomb attacks

Sep 6th 2019, 7:40 AM 32,352 Views 64 Comments

The revelations are made in a documentary about the Troubles to air next week.

# martin-mcguinness - Monday 11 March, 2019

Foster slams US mayor's award that pays tribute to McGuinness's 'military service'
# DUP
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# DUP

Foster slams US mayor's award that pays tribute to McGuinness's 'military service'

Mar 11th 2019, 5:43 PM 35,175 Views 129 Comments

The posthumous award from San Francisco’s mayor said it was to honour McGuinness’ “courageous service in the military”.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Eileen Paisley: 'I think there was a quietness and shyness about Martin. He was good company'
# Martin McGuinness
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Eileen Paisley: 'I think there was a quietness and shyness about Martin. He was good company'

Apr 1st 2018, 3:00 PM 2,130 Views 51 Comments

Jude Collins’ Martin McGuinness: The Man I Knew was released to commemorate the first anniversary of the passing of one of Ireland’s most iconic politicians. This is an extract of Eileen Paisley’s account of his friendship with her husband, Ian Paisley.

# martin-mcguinness - Monday 19 March, 2018

'Chieftain's Walk' to raise awareness of rare disease Martin McGuinness died from
# Amyloidosis
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# Amyloidosis

'Chieftain's Walk' to raise awareness of rare disease Martin McGuinness died from

Mar 19th 2018, 8:30 AM 28,833 Views 24 Comments

It’s just under a year since the former Deputy First Minister died.

# martin-mcguinness - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Mary Lou McDonald to lay out her vision to 'modernise' the Sinn Féin party
# Saying Goodbye
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# Saying Goodbye

Mary Lou McDonald to lay out her vision to 'modernise' the Sinn Féin party

Feb 10th 2018, 1:00 PM 25,890 Views 161 Comments

Mary Lou McDonald will take over from Gerry Adams today, who has led the party for 34 years.

# martin-mcguinness - Thursday 20 July, 2017

McDonald: 'Burning of McGuinness effigy on loyalist bonfire was a hate crime'
# Condemned
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# Condemned

McDonald: 'Burning of McGuinness effigy on loyalist bonfire was a hate crime'

Jul 20th 2017, 7:38 AM 18,529 Views 139 Comments

The Sinn Féin deputy leader said the burning of political posters must end.

# martin-mcguinness - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

New York's Irish community turns out in droves to honour Martin McGuinness
# MONTHS MIND
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# MONTHS MIND

New York's Irish community turns out in droves to honour Martin McGuinness

Apr 25th 2017, 10:52 AM 17,192 Views 100 Comments

Relatives and hundreds of members of the Irish community attended the month’s mind mass.

# martin-mcguinness - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Austin Stack says wording on Martin McGuinness's headstone is insulting
# Óglaigh Na HÉireann
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# Óglaigh Na HÉireann

Austin Stack says wording on Martin McGuinness's headstone is insulting

Apr 18th 2017, 5:41 PM 61,101 Views 73 Comments

Stack called on Mary Lou McDonald to say if she recognises Oglaigh na hÉireann as being the legitimate army of the state.

# martin-mcguinness - Monday 17 April, 2017

Martin McGuinness' gravestone unveiled in Derry
# City In Mourning
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# City In Mourning

Martin McGuinness' gravestone unveiled in Derry

Apr 17th 2017, 1:20 PM 31,214 Views 125 Comments

“We have to govern by treating every single citizen equally” reads the tombstone.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 26 March, 2017

'Words cannot express our appreciation': Family of Martin McGuinness touched by support
# Heartbroken
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# Heartbroken

'Words cannot express our appreciation': Family of Martin McGuinness touched by support

Mar 26th 2017, 1:11 PM 12,868 Views 70 Comments

His wife Bernie McGuinness said that “our hearts are broken” following his death earlier this week.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 24 March, 2017

Love and respect as Martin McGuinness made his final journey through the town that loved him so well
# Bogside
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# Bogside

Love and respect as Martin McGuinness made his final journey through the town that loved him so well

Mar 24th 2017, 12:10 AM 18,909 Views 54 Comments

Derry was brought to a standstill by the funeral of one its most important sons.

# martin-mcguinness - Thursday 23 March, 2017

'Ireland lost a hero. Derry lost a son' - Adams gives graveside oration for McGuinness
# Graveside Oration
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# Graveside Oration

'Ireland lost a hero. Derry lost a son' - Adams gives graveside oration for McGuinness

Mar 23rd 2017, 6:38 PM 21,213 Views 117 Comments

The funeral of the former Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister took place in his native Derry this afternoon.

'He expanded the definition of us': Clinton's tribute to McGuinness, as thousands pay respects
# City In Mourning
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# City In Mourning

'He expanded the definition of us': Clinton's tribute to McGuinness, as thousands pay respects

Mar 23rd 2017, 6:15 PM 71,330 Views 136 Comments

The former US President drew laughter from the crowd as he paid tribute to McGuinness.

Funeral of Martin McGuinness expected to bring Derry to a standstill
# City In Mourning
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# City In Mourning

Funeral of Martin McGuinness expected to bring Derry to a standstill

Mar 23rd 2017, 12:05 AM 18,868 Views 61 Comments

The city is also mourning the loss of Derry City FC captain Ryan McBride

# martin-mcguinness - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

'He goes to his grave having shown no remorse': Criticisms in Stormont on McGuinness's legacy
# Jim Allister
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# Jim Allister

'He goes to his grave having shown no remorse': Criticisms in Stormont on McGuinness's legacy

Mar 22nd 2017, 10:29 PM 28,502 Views 56 Comments

DUP leader Arlene Foster had somewhat kinder words for her former deputy minister.

Tom Clonan: Truth of what happened in Troubles can't be allowed die with major figures like McGuinness
# Truth Commission
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# Truth Commission

Tom Clonan: Truth of what happened in Troubles can't be allowed die with major figures like McGuinness

Mar 22nd 2017, 8:51 PM 302 Views 59 Comments

The untimely death of the Sinn Féin politician has brought Ireland’s faltering peace process into sharp focus, writes Tom Clonan.

Some British newspapers had a different perspective on the death of Martin McGuinness
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Some British newspapers had a different perspective on the death of Martin McGuinness

Mar 22nd 2017, 8:52 AM 61,176 Views 198 Comments

The Daily Mail in the UK ran with a picture depicting IRA bombings.

Large crowds turn out in Derry, Dublin and Belfast to remember Martin McGuinness
# Candlelight Vigil
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# Candlelight Vigil

Large crowds turn out in Derry, Dublin and Belfast to remember Martin McGuinness

Mar 22nd 2017, 7:36 AM 13,045 Views 18 Comments

The death of the former deputy first minister of Northern Ireland was announced yesterday.

Martin McGuinness disposed of 'bomb' hours before beloved Candystripes took on Benfica
# Political Football
# Political Football

Martin McGuinness disposed of 'bomb' hours before beloved Candystripes took on Benfica

Mar 22nd 2017, 7:10 AM 18,752 Views 4 Comments

McGuinness was called to assist Derry City officials hours before a huge European Cup clash.

'An IRA leader turned peacemaker': How Martin McGuinness is being remembered internationally
# A Remarkable Life
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# A Remarkable Life

'An IRA leader turned peacemaker': How Martin McGuinness is being remembered internationally

Mar 22nd 2017, 12:05 AM 22,651 Views 75 Comments

‘The cuddly grandfather figure that he presented in later life was real – but so too was the guerrilla hard man of the 1970s.’

# martin-mcguinness - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

McGuinness on his IRA past: 'I fought against the British Army on the streets of Derry'
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

McGuinness on his IRA past: 'I fought against the British Army on the streets of Derry'

Mar 21st 2017, 8:31 PM 14,436 Views 47 Comments

“I have never tried to pull the wool over people’s eyes about my history,” he said in a 2015 TheJournal.ie interview.

Opinion: 'McGuinness ended up in a better place, bringing his party, followers and society with him'
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# Martin McGuinness

Opinion: 'McGuinness ended up in a better place, bringing his party, followers and society with him'

Mar 21st 2017, 7:30 PM 83 Views 72 Comments

Irish politics lost a major political figure today, writes David McCann.

Coffin of Martin McGuinness carried to his home in Derry
# Large Crowds
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# Large Crowds

Coffin of Martin McGuinness carried to his home in Derry

Mar 21st 2017, 5:23 PM 55,320 Views 173 Comments

Gerry Adams and Michelle O’Neill helped carry the coffin this afternoon.

'He didn't go to war, war came to him': Gerry Adams pays tribute to ally and friend Martin McGuinness
# Death
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# Death

'He didn't go to war, war came to him': Gerry Adams pays tribute to ally and friend Martin McGuinness

Mar 21st 2017, 10:32 AM 55,870 Views 116 Comments

The two had known each other for over 45 years.

'He served the people of Northern Ireland': Tributes pour in across the political divide for Martin McGuinness
# Paying Respects
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# Paying Respects

'He served the people of Northern Ireland': Tributes pour in across the political divide for Martin McGuinness

Mar 21st 2017, 7:47 AM 30,160 Views 89 Comments

Tributes have poured in across the political divide on the death of McGuinness.

Martin McGuinness has died at the age of 66
# RIP
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# RIP

Martin McGuinness has died at the age of 66

Mar 21st 2017, 6:20 AM 118,255 Views 193 Comments

The longstanding Sinn Féin politician had recently stepped down as deputy first minister of Northern Ireland.

# martin-mcguinness - Monday 6 March, 2017

Martin McGuinness hospitalised in Derry - reports
# Derry
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# Derry

Martin McGuinness hospitalised in Derry - reports

Mar 6th 2017, 12:48 PM 39,497 Views 36 Comments

The former Northern Deputy First Minister retired from politics in January, triggering last weekend’s Assembly elections.

# martin-mcguinness - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Michelle O'Neill: 'Martin and Gerry asked if I was up for the role. I said I was'
# Follow The Leader
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# Follow The Leader

Michelle O'Neill: 'Martin and Gerry asked if I was up for the role. I said I was'

Jan 31st 2017, 12:27 PM 14,914 Views 93 Comments

Should Sinn Fein win sufficient seats in the Northern assembly, O’Neill will become Deputy First Minister.

# martin-mcguinness - Monday 23 January, 2017

Sinn Féin's replacement for Martin McGuinness set to be named. Here are the contenders
# Sinn Fein Tng
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# Sinn Fein Tng

Sinn Féin's replacement for Martin McGuinness set to be named. Here are the contenders

Jan 23rd 2017, 7:51 AM 35,579 Views 72 Comments

McGuinness says he’s looking towards a new generation.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 22 January, 2017

UK government rejects Adams' claims that Brexit will destroy Good Friday Agreement
# Hostile Act
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# Hostile Act

UK government rejects Adams' claims that Brexit will destroy Good Friday Agreement

Jan 22nd 2017, 2:52 PM 11,745 Views 71 Comments

Adams said that Brexit was a “hostile act against the people of this island”.

Next in line: Mary Lou talks McGuinness, great women and 'cutting the crap' in the North
# Sunday Interview
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# Sunday Interview

Next in line: Mary Lou talks McGuinness, great women and 'cutting the crap' in the North

Jan 22nd 2017, 8:10 AM 17,780 Views 50 Comments

It’s been a big week for Sinn Féin. It’s deputy leader tells us what’s next for the party and admits links to past put off voters.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 20 January, 2017

Martin McGuinness receives heartfelt tributes from Bertie Ahern and... Ian Paisley Jr
# Thank You
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# Thank You

Martin McGuinness receives heartfelt tributes from Bertie Ahern and... Ian Paisley Jr

Jan 20th 2017, 9:30 AM 48,808 Views 83 Comments

The former First Minister’s son said that by his cooperative actions with the DUP McGuinness had doubtless “saved lives” and “made countless lives better”.

On dramatic day for politics in the North, a senior DUP figure also stood down
# Cash For Ash
From TheJournal.ie
# Cash For Ash

On dramatic day for politics in the North, a senior DUP figure also stood down

Jan 20th 2017, 8:49 AM 14,114 Views 7 Comments

Dr Andrew Crawford has been accused of exerting his influence to keep the “cash for ash” scheme running.

# martin-mcguinness - Thursday 19 January, 2017

In full: Martin McGuinness's statement on why he chose to leave politics now
# In His Own Words
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# In His Own Words

In full: Martin McGuinness's statement on why he chose to leave politics now

Jan 19th 2017, 6:09 PM 15,406 Views 43 Comments

“As a society we have made enormous progress. We must continue to move forward.”

Martin McGuinness is stepping away from politics and will not seek re-election
# Breaking
From TheJournal.ie
# Breaking

Martin McGuinness is stepping away from politics and will not seek re-election

Jan 19th 2017, 5:59 PM 60,095 Views 150 Comments

The outgoing Deputy First Minister said he was not “physically able” to continue in his current role.

# martin-mcguinness - Monday 16 January, 2017

Gerry Adams says Stormont collapse is not a threat to the peace process
# Snap Election
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# Snap Election

Gerry Adams says Stormont collapse is not a threat to the peace process

Jan 16th 2017, 2:11 PM 8,896 Views 77 Comments

Adams said he does not think the Taoiseach has “good instincts” when it comes to dealing with these issues.

The deadline has passed and Northern Ireland is heading for a snap election
# Collapse
From TheJournal.ie
# Collapse

The deadline has passed and Northern Ireland is heading for a snap election

Jan 16th 2017, 12:25 PM 13,644 Views 70 Comments

Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire will have no choice but name a date for elections later today.

# martin-mcguinness - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Mary Lou McDonald says Sinn Féin are 'in transition' and she wants it to be 'seamless'
# Leadership
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# Leadership

Mary Lou McDonald says Sinn Féin are 'in transition' and she wants it to be 'seamless'

Jan 15th 2017, 1:58 PM 20,501 Views 76 Comments

McDonald said that party stalwart Martin McGuinness is “not enjoying great health”.

# martin-mcguinness - Friday 13 January, 2017

Police investigating 'beheading' threats made against Arlene Foster
# Dup Leader
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# Dup Leader

Police investigating 'beheading' threats made against Arlene Foster

Jan 13th 2017, 2:22 PM 16,705 Views 50 Comments

The threats have been condemned by former Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness.

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