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McAleese puts UVF guns out of commission

The husband of President Mary McAleese is understood to have played an influential role in persuading loyalist paramilitaries to decommission weapons under their control.

Martin McAleese is believed to have persuaded some of the key figures in the outlawed Ulster Defence Association (UDA) and Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) organisations to seriously consider decommissioning weapons.


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