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Sunday 16 December 2018

Gallery: John Hume's life in pictures

Peacemaker John Hume is escorted away by a British soldier during a civil rights demonstration in Derry in 1971
Peacemaker John Hume is escorted away by a British soldier during a civil rights demonstration in Derry in 1971
Hero: John Hume. Photo: PA
JOHN HUME: Had the courage to change the way of things
John Hume and wife Pat arriving for the funeral of Martin McGuinness. Photo: PA
WISDOM: John Hume with a young Bertie Ahern
MAKING A STAND: John Hume is detained by soldiers during a civil rights protest in Derry in 1971.
Former SDLP leader John Hume. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire
Man of vision: John Hume was, perhaps, a leader too large for his SDLP party. Photo: Steve Humphreys
WISDOM: John Hume with fellow Nobel laureate David Trimble
From left, Gerry Adams, Albert Reynolds and John Hume in 1994 after the announcement of the first IRA ceasefire
Instrumental in peace process in the North: John Hume
Nobel Peace Laureate's John Hume (R) and David Trimble display their awards for the 1998 Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo December 10.Photo by Dylan Martinez/Reuters
A crowd cheers the two Nobel Peace Prize winners John Hume (L) and David Trimble during a torchlight-procession in front of the Grand Hotel December 10.
Nobel Peace Prize winner and this year's recipient of the Martin Luther King Jr. Nonviolent Peace Prize John Hume, left, is greeted by Noble Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu during a service at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Monday, Jan. 18, 1999, in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. (AP Photo/Alan Mothner)...A
Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams (L) talks with Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume (R) as Sinn Fein U.S. Representative Rita O'Hare looks on during a reception before the start of the American Ireland Fund gala in Washington, March 16.
Former US President Clinton meets with John Hume, leader of Ireland's Roman Catholic Social Democratic and Labor Party, Friday March 17, 2000 in the Oval Office of the White House. (AP Photo/William Vasta, White House)
Nelson Mandela and John Hume at the South African embassy
John Hume, Albert Reynolds and Dick Spring
John Hume and Pat Hume on their wedding day in 1960
John Hume and Gerry Adams
The Dalai Lama, left, Thursday October 19, 2000 meeting with fellow Nobel peace laureate John Hume MP at the Ulster Hall, Belfast. The Buddhist spiritual leader is in Belfast for three days at the invitation of the World Community for World Peace. See PA News story ULSTER Lama. PA photos/Martin McCullough

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