Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuiness called the deaths "heartbreaking."
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Martin McGuinness: Irish deaths in California "heartbreaking"

Northern Ireland's deputy first minister has described the deaths of six Irish students as "heartbreaking."

On Tuesday, six people died after a balcony collapsed in Berkeley, California, in the US.

He said his thoughts go to those who have been bereaved, and hopes those injured would have a speedy recovery

It is thought at least eight other people have been hurt, and many have critical, life-threatening injuries.

  • 16 Jun 2015
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