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End Of An Era

Duration: 02:38

News report from the opening of the Northern Ireland Assembly at Stormont in 2007 when Martin McGuinness from Sinn Fein and Ian Paisley from the DUP agreed to form a government together putting 40 years of the Northern Ireland troubles behind them. Shows parts of speeches by the two and a meeting for a cup of tea with British Prime Minister Tony Blair and Irish Prime Minister Bertie Ahern. Has all four at the door sharing a handshake.

Available since: Mon 15 Aug 2011

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Presenter
Huw Edwards

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BBC Ten O'Clock News 08/05/2007

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