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Irish peace negotiator lands in Ottawa

By Lee Berthiaume      

In April 1998, a military plane carrying Ray Bassett and fellow Irish diplomats flew into Dublin from Belfast. As they got off, airport workers applauded and cheered. The news had already spread. The impossible had been achieved: A peace agreement for Northern Ireland had been reached.

In April 1998, a military plane carrying Ray Bassett and fellow Irish diplomats flew into Dublin from Belfast. As they got off, airport workers applauded and cheered. The news had already spread. The impossible had been achieved: A peace agreement for Northern Ireland had been reached.

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